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Norfolk County OPP investigating theft of 10 cockatiels, 15 English budgies

Cockatiels inside their cage at The Kamala Nehru Zoolgical Garden in Ahmedabad on January 3, 2009. SAM PANTHAKY/AFP/Getty Images

Norfolk County OPP are investigating after more than two dozen birds were stolen from an address on Concession 6 Woodhouse in the Simcoe, Ont., area.

Police say officers were contacted at roughly 9:30 p.m. Sunday and investigators determined that the alleged theft occurred sometime between Friday and Saturday.

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According to police, “unknowns attended the address and removed approximately 10 cockatiels and 15 English budgies from their cages.”

Police told Global News that the incident occurred at a home and not a business, but police have not provided any information about possible suspects or a motive in the case.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 1-888-310-1122 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).

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