29 Aug 2010

Snake smuggler arrested

2:31 pm on 29 August 2010

A wildlife smuggler in Malaysia has been arrested after trying to sneak about 100 live snakes into Indonesia.

Police named the smuggler as Anson Wong, with media saying his nickname is Lizard King.

Wong was detained at Kuala Lumpur international airport after his luggage was found to contain live snakes of various species.