Four men have been arrested for allegedly raping a Bengal monitor lizard at the Sahydari Tiger Reserve in Maharashthra, India.
According to what was gathered, the four men who are hunters are identified as, Sandeep Tukram, Pawar Mangesh, Janardhan Kamteka, and Akshay Sunil. Were arrested after one of the accused’s phones was discovered to contain a video of them gang-raping the lizard.
Only one of the accused were caught by the Forest guards, while the others fled. The remaining three were later found in Hativ village in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra. The forest guards noted that they will take up the matter with the Indian Penal Court to discuss the charges against the suspects.