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Watch amazing police dog sniff out hidden electronics to solve cases

Meet Bear, a two-and-a-half-year-old black Lab. He's playful, but he's also a highly skilled crime fighter who helped convict former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle on child porn charges by finding electronic evidence that crime scene detectives originally missed.

Bear, who works for the Seattle Police, is one of four elite dogs in the country trained to sniff out electronic equipment. TODAY national investigative correspondent hid various equipment around a home to put him to the test, and the results were impressive:

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See how this police dog sniffs out electronic evidence that humans miss

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See how this police dog sniffs out electronic evidence that humans miss

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