The garden in the district of Düren was designed with the purpose of catching birds and suspect placed advertisements on the internet to sell the birds. Bullfinches, Serin, Redpoll, Siskins and several Goldfinches were found and brought to a local wild bird sanctuary.
- Date of seizure: November 9, 2016
- Numbers of seized birds: 16
- Country: Germany
- Species: Passerines (songbirds)