77 F Clear
Sunday, Feb 25 2024, 12:30 AM
Close Ad
Back To Listing

Crime Stoppers and The Cayman Turtle center against Poaching

Local News 04 Sep, 2019 Follow News

Crime Stoppers and The Cayman Turtle center against Poaching

On Saturday, August 4, 2019 the Royal Cayman Islands Police received an anonymous call alerting them to a wild green sea turtle shell located at Morgan’s Harbour. The Shell, which is more than 3 ½ feet long is believed to have come from a poached turtle. The Department of Environment, along with other authorities are investigating the remains. Cayman Turtle and Conservation Centre (T/A Cayman Turtle Centre) is pleased to partner with Crime Stoppers and announce CI$2,000 additional reward money available to anyone with information on this or any other incident of wild turtle poaching, or information on the sale of wild turtle meat, that leads to the arrest of an individual responsible for, or participating in, such activities.


If you have any information, please call our Miami based anonymous line at 800-8477 or give a web tip on our website, www.crimestoppers.ky





Reward will be up to 10,000$ from Crime Stoppers plus CI$2,000 from the CaymanTurtle Center.




Comments (0)

We appreciate your feedback. You can comment here with your pseudonym or real name. You can leave a comment with or without entering an email address. All comments will be reviewed before they are published.

* Denotes Required Inputs