Moruga man arrested for macaw, monkeys

    Blue and Gold Macaw (Photo Credit: Clarence Rambharat Facebook)
    Squirrel Monkey (Photo Credit: Clarence Rambharat Facebook)

    A man from Gran Chemin in Moruga has been arrested for the possession of protected wild animals.

    According to Agriculture Minister Clarence Rambharat, the man was found with a blue and gold macaw and two squirrel monkeys.

    The monkeys are native to South and Central America.

    The arrest was made and charges laid by TTPS officers and Game Wardens.