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Whitestown police hand out cash - not tickets - to spread some holiday cheer

Posted at 7:10 PM, Dec 22, 2016

WHITESTOWN, Ind. -- It’s a sight you don’t normally want to see in your rear-view mirror – but these police lights were a welcome view to 25 people in Whitestown on Thursday.

With Christmas just around the corner officers with the Whitestown Police Department were out spreading a little holiday cheer.

Officers spent the afternoon handing out – not tickets – but holiday cards filled with cash.

All of the money handed out by the Whitestown Police Department was donated by a private donor.

Watch officers spread some holiday cheer to unsuspecting drivers in the video player above.