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Abandoned bag of cash in Lower Sundon was found by a police dog

The bag of money and drugs and Otto the police dog Image copyright BCH road police/dog unit
Image caption The bag, containing £10 and £20 notes and drugs, was found by Otto the police dog

A bag found stuffed with cash and drugs following a crash was discovered by a police dog, it has emerged.

On Friday BBC News told how the bag, full of £10 and £20 notes, was discovered in Lower Sundon, Bedfordshire, during the early hours.

Police tweeted: "Did you lose a bag of money and drugs? Please come to police HQ where we'd love to chat."

It has now emerged the bag was connected with a road crash from which the driver is thought to have fled.

Image copyright BCH road police

Police have appealed for anybody who saw a man in the area, described as being in his 30s, wearing a red sleeveless top and dark tracksuit bottoms. He is thought to have injured his face in the crash.

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