- A Canadian student has to court in the US state of Michigan various charges of animal smuggling known. He admitted between April 2014 and September 2014 more than 1600 turtles have been smuggled or attempted to do so have done so.
In September last year he was arrested when he tried to enter Canada from the United States. At a border checkpoint in Detroit was the 27-year-old Kai Xu through the basket. Canadian customs officials found 41 live turtles that were taped to his legs, plus ten other animals that were hidden between his legs.
On the day of his arrest had you stopped more than a thousand turtles in suitcases. The intention was to transport the animals through a contracted delivery from Detroit to Shanghai.
The court will rule on April 12 next year in the case. The smuggler who stuck since his arrest depends decades imprisonment overhead.