A baby ocelot was found by the Federal Highway Police (PRF) inside a backpack with a Paraguayan, on Saturday afternoon, at Friendship Bridge, border between Brazil and Paraguay. The man wanted to sell the animal.
Very weak and breathless, the ocelot was sent to the Bela Vista Biological Itaipu treatment.
Police say a pedestrian passing by noticed the crime and told the authorities. The Paraguayan was booked on a comprehensive term and then released. Photo.