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Florida man accused of dumping red paint on gopher tortoise

Florida man accused of dumping red paint on gopher tortoise



2018-05-16T18:13:57+0000

Officials said red paint and cement were found near the gopher tortoise's burrow.

A man accused of dumping leftover spray paint in a gopher tortoise burrow claims he didn't know that he doused a reptile in red paint, according to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.


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