September 10, 2009

Four monkeys, parrot stolen from zoo

Florida police said a thief or thieves used bolt cutters to enter cages at the Palm Beach Zoo and steal four monkeys and a parrot.

West Palm Beach police said three squirrel monkeys, a Goeldi's monkey and the parrot were discovered missing Thursday morning, WPBF-TV, West Palm Beach, reported Thursday.

Authorities said a $5,000 reward is being offered for the return of the animals.