Headlines $15K Worth of Exotic Birds Stolen from Pet Shop A scarlet macaw worth $2,800 was among the birds stolen. Published 2 years ago on November 29, 2018 By PETS+ Staff Share Tweet Exotic birds worth a total of $15,000 were stolen from Worldwide Fish & Pet Store in New Haven, CT, the Stamford Daily Voice reports. A newspaper delivery person noticed a door pried open at the business early Tuesday and notified police. As it turned out, a variety of birds had been taken, including cockatoos, conures and parrots such as macaws and an African grey. A scarlet macaw worth about $2,800 was the most valuable pet stolen, the Associated Press reports. Cages were also stolen. Forensic detectives investigated the scene. Authorities say a U-Haul truck may have been used to transport the birds. Police are asking for the public’s help in locating the thieves. Advertisement “The illegal trade of stolen exotic pets are rare investigations for any local law enforcement agency,” said Officer David Hartman, New Haven Police Department spokesman. Read more at Stamford Daily Voice Related Topics:crimeLatest News Top click to Comment(Comment) Advertisement You may like EQyss Starts Producing Human and Pharmaceutical-Grade Hand Sanitizer West Paw Announces 2021 ‘Make it Montana’ Winners Prairie Dog Pet Products Names CEO Promoted Headlines Category Spotlight: Terry Naturally® Animal Health Category Spotlight: eTailPet Are You Ready For Adventures Beyond The Backyard? Tall Tails Advertisement Latest Trending Videos Photo Gallery9 hours ago Get Inspired by These Chew Displays at Indie Pet Stores Press Releases1 day ago Lightspeed Unlocks New Revenue Stream for North American Retailers with the Launch of Subscriptions Press Releases1 day ago Zesty Paws Names New CFO True Tales5 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago How Beer Helped Me Promote My Pet Business Columns1 week ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Trace's Store School2 days ago Video: Trace’s Store School Covers Lessons Learned from COVID-19 America's Coolest2 weeks ago Video: Take a Tour of Bark Life in Seminole, FL Trace's Store School3 weeks ago Video: Learn How to Do Holiday on a Budget at Trace’s Store School Advertisement SubscribeBULLETINS Get the most important newsand business ideas from PETS+. Advertisement Most Popular True Tales5 days ago Employees: Leave Your Pot at Home to Keep Your Job Columns1 week ago How Beer Helped Me Promote My Pet Business Columns1 week ago 3 Things Customers Want and Need from Pet Businesses Photo Gallery5 days ago 19 Photos That Show Why Dexter’s Deli Is One of America’s Coolest Pet Stores Headlines1 week ago Yelp to Flag Businesses Accused of Racism With ‘Consumer Alerts’ Photo Gallery4 days ago New Edibles for Cats, Vegan Bars for Dogs and Toys for the Holidays [GALLERY] Columns4 days ago 4 Tips for Negotiating the Best Lease for Your Pet Business Real Deal1 week ago How Do You Handle Know-It-All Customers in Your Store?