[monkeywire] Escaped monkey found in old folks' home
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Tue Oct 21 14:00:32 EDT 2003
Escaped monkey found in old folks' home
A monkey that escaped from a circus was found at a old
people's home being fed bananas by residents.
Police in Bremen received a call from Zirkus Adolfo in
the evening saying a rhesus monkey called Mogly had
They began a search, and soon heard a monkey was
stealing fruit and vegetables at a nearby old people's
According to a police statement, they arrived to find
the place "buzzing with excitement".
"A group of elderly ladies was delightedly feeding
little Mogly bananas and other treats," a spokesman
The monkey allowed itself to be put on a leash and led
back home by a circus tamer.
"And some of the ladies probably took a little longer
to fall asleep that night," the police spokesman said.
Story filed: 10:53 Tuesday 21st October 2003
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