A dead dog has been found in a suitcase on an industrial estate.

Police in Braintree are appealing for information about the incident and say the RSPCA is investigating.

The dog, which was a white English bull terrier - was found inside a suitcase which had been left in Springwood Drive, Braintree.

It was discovered around 12.50pm on Monday close to the recycling centre.

Anyone with information should contact braintree.and.uttlesford.community.policing.team@essex.police.uk.