Three men indicted for selling elephant tusks at Manhattan antiques shop; DA outraged there are NYC stores ‘profiting from wildlife crime’


September 22, 2016 | New York Daily News

Three men indicted for selling elephant tusks at Manhattan antiques shop; DA outraged there are NYC stores ‘profiting from wildlife crime’

Three men were indicted for selling ivory tusks and elaborate sculptures out of a private room in a Manhattan antiques store, prosecutors said Thursday.
 
Carefully carved Asian-inspired art was recovered from the shop and was on display at a press conference held by the Manhattan District Attorney and the New York State Department of…