File photo of two chimpanzees (Photo credit: Emily Wabitsch/AFP/GettyImages)

Investigation Into Rampaging Chimps

A U.S. Department of Agriculture spokesman says investigators will look at whether cages were unlocked at a home where two chimpanzees escaped and rumbled through a northwest Las Vegas neighborhood before one was shot dead and the other tranquilized.

NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT–07/14/2012

File photo of two chimpanzees (Photo credit: Emily Wabitsch/AFP/GettyImages)

Police Kill Rampaging Chimp After Las Vegas Escape

Authorities say they had no choice but to kill one rampaging chimpanzee and tranquilize another after the primates escaped a Las Vegas-area backyard and tore through a neighborhood, pounding on cars and jumping into at least one vehicle.


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1 Chimpanzee Dead, 1 Captured In NW Neighborhood

Las Vegas police responded to a report of two chimpanzees in a northwest neighborhood this morning.


File photo of two chimpanzees. (Photo by Emily Wabitsch/AFP/GettyImages)

Police: Two Chimpanzees On The Loose In Las Vegas

Two chimpanzees are reportedly on the loose in northwest Las Vegas.



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