In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

In the province of West Papua on the island of New Guinea in Indonesia found dead almost 300 crocodiles. The locals killed them in revenge, according to the publication The Jakarta Post.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

The attacks of large crocodiles - not uncommon in Indonesia. In 2016, a Russian tourist who has been diving in the islands of Raja-Ampart also ate reptile. And in March 2018 the Indonesian authorities were forced to shoot a six-meter crocodile - he ate a plantation worker.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

In July this year, a predator attacked a 31-year-old employee of tofu production plant, when he collected grass for the cattle on the territory of the crocodile farm. Locals have heard screams men, but when ran to his aid, he was already dead.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

After the funeral, other locals went to the crocodile farm and kill all its inhabitants - 292 crocodiles.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

Men with knives, axes and clubs, not only broke the six-foot reptile, but their cubs. They caught them, dragged ashore and killed.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

The head of the Agency for the Conservation of Wildlife West Papua province Bazaar Manunlang condemned the mass extermination of reptiles and pointed out that because of the actions of people farm owner suffered huge losses.

In Indonesia, an angry mob killed 300 crocodiles

The police admitted that she was unable to prevent the attack. Now all participants of the massacre of the charges. According to the BBC, B, for the killing of protected animals in Indonesia could face imprisonment.