Monday, September 27th the same day as before, another attempt of bird smuggling successfully foiled by Pelalawan Police, and Riau Nature Conservation Agency (BBKSDA Riau) with an assist from FLIGHT.
The birds that were attempted to be smuggled were 816 Bar-winged Prinia and 68 Java Sparrow. These birds were contained inside fruit boxes and brought using a car. The perpetrator was still being investigated by the police.