59 tortoises freed from a local smuggler

Our local tortoise, the tortuga greca, is, despite being everywhere, in danger of extinction. Despite that, it seems some cheeky chappies think nothing of roaming the hills, filling bags with them, and then flogging them over the internet. The Coppers tracked down the smugglers via the adverts they were placing online, arranged to meet them to pick up an specimen, and nicked them. Two people have been arrested, and a total of 59 tortoises freed, Continue reading 59 tortoises freed from a local smuggler