1 chimp dead, 1 tranquilized after Ve...

1 chimp dead, 1 tranquilized after Vegas escape

There are 5 comments on the The Kansas City Star story from Jul 12, 2012, titled 1 chimp dead, 1 tranquilized after Vegas escape. In it, The Kansas City Star reports that:

Two chimpanzees escaped a Las Vegas backyard and rampaged through a neighborhood Thursday, pounding on cars and jumping into at least one vehicle before police killed one primate and tranquilized the other, authorities said.No people were hurt, but police said they had no choice but to kill after the agitated animals escaped their enclosure about ... (more)

Join the discussion below, or Read more at The Kansas City Star.

Since: Feb 09

Location hidden

#1 Jul 13, 2012
gee they already got into a car! that should have been their means of escape. lol

seriously the poor things were probably scared out of their wits too...

“you're not the boss of me!”

Since: Jan 08

the road less traveled.....

#4 Jul 13, 2012
well, I'll be a monkey's uncle
Dr Stinko

Hampton, VA

#5 Jul 14, 2012
Chimps have been getting a lot of negative publicity recently.
They kind of give me the willies.

Since: Nov 09

Northeast Ohio

#6 Jul 14, 2012
The chimp that got shot was better off, than the chimp that was tranquilized and will wake up alone in a cage.

“you're not the boss of me!”

Since: Jan 08

the road less traveled.....

#7 Jul 14, 2012
Judy 123 wrote:
The chimp that got shot was better off, than the chimp that was tranquilized and will wake up alone in a cage.
that is sad.

I don't understand why people want to do this to wild animals..buy them and cage them to LOOK at. Most zoos kinda bug me too, I feel sorry for the animals.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Horse Racing Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
News Drones used to oversee horse races for first ti... Dec '16 Sky 1
Twinspires Bet $100 Get $100 FREE (Apr '09) Nov '16 jon101 17
News Toddler rides mini horse to barrel-racing glory (Jul '16) Jul '16 Jasmine 1
News Ladies' Day promises a riot of colour at Royal ... (Jun '16) Jun '16 melindaprincess 1
News Georgia May Jagger looks every inch the rock ch... (May '16) May '16 wendysmith0515 1
News Cruzna at the Derby: Ted Reappears at a Million... (May '16) May '16 Three Days 1
News Sorority Cancels Kentucky Derby Party Because T... (Apr '16) Apr '16 DILF 17
More from around the web