A Florida man is punished for moving and capturing 41 turtles.
Florida native Michael Clemons, 22, was sentenced to plead guilty to transporting and stealing 41 turtles.
It’s on probation for one year, with a hundred hours of community service completed at the end of the time frame, plus payment for court costs and a $250 donation to the Wildlife Alert Fund.
What is the turtle deal?
It is not legal to capture or transport 41 turtles.
The maximum penalty for this crime could be up to six months in prison or a $1,000 fine – in fact it’s **k!
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