Animals Stolen From Australian Zoo

23 gone, including alligators


THIEVES stole 23 animals including an alligator from the Australian Reptile Park overnight.

Police were called to the facility on the Pacific Highway, Somersby, following reports of a break and enter about 11am.

Staff told police approximately 23 various reptiles were allegedly stolen from the park including dragons, lizards and a baby alligator 20cm long.

Earlier reports that Elvis, a five-metre saltwater croc, who featured in the Daily Telegraph's GI Journo section on Saturday, had been stolen, are not true.