The walker thought it was strange, so he reported it to the police. Police officers discovered that the package contained white powder cocaine.

With a street value of 60-90 euros per gram, cocaine found could sell for millions.

It said there was no indication of possible owners. The customs investigation office in Hamburg is now investigating. It should check where the drugs came from and how they got to the beach.

Police warned against touching or taking such beach finds. They can be dangerous. Anyone who finds drugs on the beach should report it to the police.