Shocking doorbell footage has captured the minute two burglars swipe a $2,500 African gray parrot from outside its owner’s dwelling.
A crimson SUV is filmed pulling up and double parking in front of the Orange County household in Santa Ana.
A gray hooded figure then will get out of the motor vehicle, grabs the large cage housing the chicken – named Luna – from the entrance cage.
He is served by his close friend as they load the cage into the motor vehicle in advance of driving off.
The parrot’s owners are now urgently attractive for help to try and reclaim the pricey chicken.
The parrot known as Luna can mimic human speech and costs $2,500
A Fb post by Abigail Ayapantecatl reads: ‘PLEASE share! We are trying to locate the intruders who stole my brother’s African Gray parrot.
‘This happened in Orange County- Santa Ana. Our parrot is sick and demands everyday medication.
‘She was out in her cage getting some air, as she is an indoor hen, and these 2 men took her in matter of seconds.
‘My brother tried out chasing them down but they drove off speedily down.’
She added: ‘Main toward Warner. I have attached pics of these folks. No license plates on their crimson SUV. We have submitted a law enforcement report but we want assistance from everyone to unfold the word. We’re devastated, we just want our parrot back.’
The loved ones have owned Luna for more than 10 yrs.
A gray hooded figure is filmed snatching the cage from the porch of the California house
The getaway vehicle is believed to be a Ford Tour
The theft happened March 12 on the 2000 block of S. Sycamore Avenue in Santa Ana, a Santa Ana Police Department spokeswoman explained to NBC.
The first male suspect is explained as being heavy-established and possibly in his 40s.
He was donning a charcoal grey hoodie, gray gloves and gentle gray sweats.
Meanwhile the 2nd suspect, also a man, was carrying a tan bucket hat, black hoodie and darkish-colored pants.
Their getaway vehicle is thought to be a Ford Tour.
African grey parrots are particularly useful and can price any place among $1,500 and $4,000.
Their most uncommon attribute is that they can mimic human speech.
They have an average lifespan of 50 several years.
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