Live little penguin and eggs allegedly stashed in boot

Melissa Mobbs
Updated July 26 2020 - 6:18pm, first published 6:05pm
Police catch alleged penguin snatchers
Police catch alleged penguin snatchers

Two men were arrested after allegedly attempting to steal a little penguin and eggs from a rookery at Low Head.

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Melissa Mobbs

Melissa Mobbs

Deputy Editor

A journalist with more than a decade of experience, Melissa Mobbs currently works as the Deputy Editor for The Examiner Newspaper in Launceston, and has a strong background in reporting on crime and the justice system. Send tips to or on Twitter via @melissamobbs.

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