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BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are searching for a burglar who took $26,000 in cash hidden inside a shoe at a Boynton Beach home.

The Palm Beach Post reports that a man found his bedroom had been ransacked Monday afternoon while he was out of the home.

To his chagrin, the blue Timberland boot where he kept his money was empty.

Police are still investigating the incident.

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