Drugged Orangutan Found in Tourist’s Luggage in Bali Airport
Police have arrested a tourist attempting to smuggle a drugged orangutan out of Bali, Indonesia in his suitcase to bring home as a pet.
The man, identified as Russian Andrei Zhestkov, was detained in Denpasar airport late on Friday while attempting to pass through a security screening before a planned flight back to Russia, the Guardian reported.
Officials conducting a routine security screening opened Zhestkov’s luggage and found a 2-year-old male Borneo orangutan fast asleep in a basket, evidently drugged with allergy pills.
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Posted: 24 Mar 2019 13:00:08