Phuket Baby Elephant Stalk: Police Raiders Check Performers’ Credentials (Thailand)

Special police from Bangkok raided a five-star Phuket resort and two elephant camps today amid accusations of the illegal transfer of three baby elephants.

The group conducted simultaneous raids on the five-star Angsana Phuket Resort at Laguna Phuket, the Big Buddha ATV camp and a souvenir market south of Phuket City.

The DNA of the three baby elephants is to be checked amid concerns that the baby elephants may have wrongly been separated from their mothers in other parts of Thailand.

Read more in Phuket Wan

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