Nick Drummond, Patrick Bakker Plan To Sell Bottles Valued At About $1,000 Each

AMES, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A couple in upstate New York made a surprising discovery when they started renovating their home — dozens of bottles of whiskey hidden in the walls.

They found more than 60 bottles of Old Smuggler Whiskey from the 1920s hidden in their home in Ames, outside Albany.

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Nick Drummond and Patrick Bakker say a bootlegger during the prohibition era originally owned the house.

The full whiskey bottles are valued at about $1,000 each. The couple intends to sell them.

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