2 men charged with stealing 93 sea turtle eggs on Singer Island

first_imgWildlife officials arrested two men who stole a bag of sea turtles eggs in Palm Beach County over Memorial Day weekend.Bruce Bivins, 63, was seen putting objects he dug out of the sand into a bag as he walked on Singer Island. He was later picked up by Carl Cobb, 63, in his truck.A Florida Fish and Wildlife affidavit says an officer pulled both men over and found 93 sea turtle eggs in a bag.They were charged with unlawful possession of sea turtle eggs.Authorities say both men have had previous encounters with the law for mishandling sea turtle eggs.last_img