Appeal for information after theft of crocodiles "Snap and Crackle" - Sandy Point

Saturday, 04 March 2017 01:07:01 PM

Police are appealing for public assistance following the theft of two crocodiles from a mobile zoo in Sydney’s south west.

Officers were called to a mobile zoo on George Crescent, Sandy Point, about 5.30pm (Friday 3 March 2017), after staff discovered the crocodiles missing.

The two crocodiles named, “Snap and Crackle”, were taken from their enclosure, with no signs of forced entry.

The crocodiles are described as being approximately 80-100 centimetres long, age not known.

Police hold concerns for the crocodiles, as they need to be in a controlled environment otherwise it is unlikely they will survive.

Police investigations into the theft are continuing and police would like to speak to anyone with information to call police via Crime Stoppers.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.