Escaped monkey shot with stun gun in Newtownabbey
A monkey that escaped from a zoo in north Belfast has been captured from a tree in Newtownabbey.
Six lion-tailed macaques escaped from the zoo on Monday, one now still remains at large.
A hydraulic lift was brought in to lift a zoo marksman to fire a tranquillizer while zoo staff waited on the ground.
Chris Buckler reports.
25 Oct 2013
- From the section Northern Ireland