The Toledo Police Department sold 79 abandoned vehicles at an auction yesterday, raising $63,000.
The public auction was held at the police impound lot, 198 Dura Ave., and drew 297 registered bidders, Officer Dalton Wilkinson said.
After expenses, roughly $58,000 will be go to the city s general operating fund. For the year, the department s auctions have raised about $339,000, Officer Wilkinson said.
The next auction is scheduled for sometime in March, Officer Wilkinson said.