03/18/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

DIA Investigation: $170,000 In Taxi Fees Embezzled From Airport, Culprit Unknown

DENVER -- Denver police are investigating the embezzlement of $170,000 from Denver International Airport taxi fees.

A search warrant obtained by 7NEWS shows the scam went undetected for nearly two years.

At least 16 cash collections made by DIA Ground Transportation Department workers between November 2007 and late June 2009 vanished en route from that agency to the airport finance department without making it to the bank.

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