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.


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.