California-based Sutter Health has notified approximately 4,500 individuals that they are at risk for identity theft.

In a public notice, Sutter said police found protected health information during an “unrelated investigation” but the organization does not know what the investigation was about. The Sacramento Business Journal reports the information was discovered during a drug bust at a house in Oakland.

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