DIEPPE, N.B. - Police have recovered a small parrot after it was allegedly stolen from its perch in a New Brunswick pet shop.
The RCMP says the sun conure bird named Vern was stolen from a Dieppe pet shop on March 27.
Police say two men entered the PetCulture shop on Paul Street in the evening and spent a few minutes in the store before making off with the bird.
The pet shop operators have said the bird is worth more than $1,000.
Police say they received several tips and one led them to Vern.
No arrests have been made in the case.