Paul Rodinsky searches for treasure at Marco Island, Florida. (Photo: Pat Rodinsky)
Paul Rodinsky is a modern-day treasure hunter, scouring the beaches of Florida for lost prized possessions. But he doesn’t always keep what he finds in the waters off of the Gulf Coast. He often works with hotels to return lost jewelry to its rightful owner. Just last week, he reunited a wedding band with a very ecstatic Marco Island, Florida, tourist who lost while it playing football with his son on the beach.
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From left, treasure hunter Paul Rodinsky, Hilton concierge Tina Stiffler, GM Mac Chaudhry and happy couple Jill and Paul Boone. (photo: Quentin Roux/marcoislandflorida.com)
After a frantic search, Joe and Jill Boone of Cincinnati told the Marco Island Sun Times
they mentioned the loss to the Marco Island Hilton Beach Resort concierge, Tina Stiffler, and she knew just whom to call. Rodinsky told Yahoo! Shine he found the white gold ring and returned it the next day, not asking for any kind of reward.
“My reward is seeing the person getting it back,” he said. “My real reward is in Heaven.”
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