Feds Seek To Return Tyrannosaurus Skull To Mongolia After Auction Winner Gives It UpFederal authorities in Manhattan said Wednesday they are seeking to return a Tyrannosaurus bataar skull to Mongolia after an anonymous buyer purchased it at auction in the United States in 2007 for $276,000.
Smuggled Dinosaur Skeleton Returned To MongoliaIt was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents after it was sold at auction in New York City for over $1 million last year.
Prosecutor: Florida Man Charged In NY For Illegally Importing DinosaursEric Prokopi, 38, was charged with conspiracy to smuggle illegal goods, possessing stolen property and making false statements, federal prosecutors in Manhattan announced Wednesday.

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