Police: Philadelphia preschooler brings cocaine, cash to school

PHILADELPHIA - Philadelphia police are investigating after a 4-year-old boy brought eight bags of crack cocaine and $173 to class Tuesday morning.

According to KYW-TV in Philadelphia, the student at Thomas Mifflin Elementary School showed the cash to a friend, who then told a teacher.

The teacher asked the boy to empty his pockets and found eight bags containing a white substance.

The school called police and a K-9 unit searched the classroom.

No one was hurt.

Police said they were planning to interview the boy's father.

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