Stolen monkeys found 'safe and well' in Yorkshire

Two female and one baby Cotton-top Tamarins, which are a critically endangered species, and two male Emperor Tamarins were stolen Credit: Lancashire Police

Lancashire Police have confirmed that four monkeys stolen during a break-in at Blackpool Zoo have been found safe and well.

The monkeys were found in a cardboard box in Brighouse overnight.

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Four out of five missing monkeys are found

Four monkeys stolen from Blackpool Zoo have been returned home and doing well. But there are concerns for a fifth, a baby Cotton-top Tamarin, which is still missing.