Bank says customers can keep $100 bills after ATM mistake

Malfunctioning ATM dispensed $100s instead of $10s

Malfunctioning ATM dispensed $100s instead of $10s

Well in Texas, once word got out that a Bank of America ATM in Houston was giving out $100 instead of $10, everyone raced to the ATM.

A long line of cars was also seen outside the ATM as people scrambled to get their turn at grabbing a wad of cash.

A rogue ATM drew huge crowds after it began dispending $100 bills to customers who requested $20.

A customer apparently went to the Bank of America ATM near FM 1960 around 11pm Sunday night to withdraw cash, according to KPRC 2.

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Bank of America issued a statement, revealing that the customers will be able to keep the money.

When news emerged on social media that the Bank of America ATM in Harris County was malfunctioning in the best way possible, nearby residents raced down to try their luck. We have resolved the matter. The Harris County Sheriff's Office told KHOU they stopped at the ATM when an officer with another agency noticed a large crowd of people gathered around the machine.

Authorities didn't immediately say how much money was erroneously dispensed.

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