LOS ANGELES (AP) — The former host of Animal Planet's "Wild Recon" show has been charged in
City News Service says Donald Schultz, a herpetologist based in
A message left for Schultz on his Facebook page wasn't immediately returned Friday.
Authorities say Schultz sold the rare lizards for $2,500 to an undercover federal wildlife agent who answered his 2010 offer on Facebook.
On his now-canceled show, Schultz would parachute into remote locations to take biological samples from deadly snakes and other dangerous animals.