The dog with a nose for notes: Jessie the Heathrow springer spaniel has sniffed out cash worth £1 MILLION being smuggled through the airport

Mail Online | 1/12/2018 | Bridie Pearson-jones For Mailonline
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A sniffer dog has stopped more than £1 million of cash that was being smuggled in through Heathrow airport.

Jessie, a two-year-old springer spaniel has only been working with the UK Border Force for five months but has had a 'unprecedented run of success'.

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She is trained to detect the scent of ink on banknotes and has found large undeclared sums of cash being brought into the country in hand luggage from the Middle East as well as £350,000 in banknotes that was being sent abroad.

Border Force dogs have discovered more than £8 million of cash through Heathrow and Gatwick in the 12 months to the end of last March.

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Another Border Force dog, a labrador named Buster, found £56,000 of undeclared cash in the hand luggage of a passenger flying from Gatwick to Tirana in Albania.

The man claimed he'd won the cash in the National...
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