Thursday, February 27, 2003

ZOOKEEPERS ARRESTED IN CONNECTION WITH CHIMPANZEE'S DEATH

Arrests in India chimp probe

Four attendants at a zoo in the southern Indian city of Mysore have been arrested following an inquiry into the death of a popular chimpanzee.
Meena, who was 33, died last week after her gangrenous arm was amputated.

Police began investigations after zoo officials suspected foul play in the chimp's death....