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Valuable vodka bottle reported stolen found in Copenhagen

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Danish police say a valuable bottle of vodka that was reported stolen from a Copenhagen bar has been found.
  
Copenhagen police say the bottle - which is worth $1.3 million, according to its owner - was recovered intact. Police say the investigation is continuing.
  
The vessel is made of 3 kilograms (6.6. pounds) of gold and the equivalent amount of silver. It has a diamond-encrusted cap fashioned to resemble a vintage car front.
  
Cafe 33 owner Brian Ingberg told The Associated Press that he received a call on Friday from person who reported finding the vessel at a construction site in Copenhagen and handing it over to the police.
  
Ingberg says no arrests have been made. He refused to identify the caller.

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Copenhagen police are investigating the theft of a bottle of vodka that is claimed to be the world's most expensive at $1.3 million.
 
Police investigator Knud Hvass says it is too early to say whether the perpetrator of the theft at the Cafe 33 bar had broken in or had used a key.
 
Nothing else was stolen.
 
Hvass said Wednesday police were notified of the theft on Tuesday.
 
Denmark's TV2 says the bottle of Russo-Baltique is made of 3 kilograms (6.6. pounds) of gold and the equivalent amount of silver with a diamond-encrusted cap.
 
Bar owner Brian Ingberg whose bar has 1,200 vodka bottles, told Denmark's Ekstra Bladet tabloid that the bottle resembles a vintage car front.
 
Ingberg said the bottle was uninsured and on loan from a Russian businessman.

(Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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