The 50 year old bull elephant was captured in Kampung Sauk, near Kuala Kangsar, Malaysia. According to one villager, he was in the area for a couple weeks without causing too much trouble other than borrowing some durians from orchards and knocking down a couple coconut trees.
The State Wildlife and National Parks Department will work together with the National Elephant Conservation Centre to relocate the durian thief to a more suitable habitat.
Read the original article from the New Straits Times.
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