Two men convicted of stealing birds' eggs

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Some of the wild birds' eggs stolen by Marcus Betteridge and Seymour Crang Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

Two men have been convicted of stealing rare birds' eggs from nests in Devon and Cornwall.

Marcus Betteridge and Seymour Crang admitted stealing the eggs of the Dartford warbler.

Both men were fined £1,000 and ordered to pay £200 costs.

For more on the two year police investigation into their crimes visit ITV Westcountry.


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