Businessman drops £1,000 in Middlesbrough street

Woman holding bank notes Credit: PA

A Middlesbrough businessman is appealing for the return of £1,000 in bank notes after dropping them in the street.

A Cleveland Police spokesperson said: "Police received a report of £1,000 having been dropped on Baker Street, off Linthorpe Road in Middlesbrough at around 12.45pm on Friday 11 July.

"Officers would ask any witnesses or anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of the money to contact them on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."