Little Havana Bird Theft Caught on Camera: Miami Police

Miami Police investigators are looking into a case where a pair of cockatoo birds and a cage were stolen from a home's front porch.

It happened around 5 a.m. April 24 at an apartment complex in the 1800 block of Southwest 9th Street.

Investigators said the suspect is described as a slender black male, 40-50 years of age, and was last seen wearing a blue T-shirt with a dark blue sweatshirt thrown over his shoulders, khaki shorts and a red/orange baseball hat.

Police said the man was caught on surveillance footage walking onto the porch, grabbing the cage with the birds and then fleeing the area.

Anyone with information on this case is urged contact Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-TIPS.

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