Cheeky monkeys steal tourists' sunglasses
A group of cheeky monkeys are being taught to turn their backs on a life of crime after taking a shine to sunglasses belonging to tourists.
London Zoo's population of Bolivian squirrel monkeys have taken a liking to the glasses worn by visitors in the recent warm weather - and have begun to snatch the accessories off people's heads.
But keeper Kate Sanders said the zoo had a cunning plan to wean the animals off their thieving habit.
09 Apr 2011