Person behind “Hidden Cash Indy” revealed

Kyle Smelser
Kyle Smelser

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – After weeks of speculation, drops and hunts, the person who has been hiding money around Indianapolis has revealed his identity.

Wednesday morning, Radio Now 100.9 DJ, Kyle Smelser, announced he has been the one giving away money and clues on Twitter as @HiddenCashIndy.

Smelser, 32, has given away $3,000 over the past month.  The money came from the radio station.

Smelser says he did it to put something other than crime in the headlines.

The idea of “hidden cash” started in California when someone started hiding money in San Francisco. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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