Baboon flees from zoo to shoe shop
Ababoon escaped from a zoo in Argentina on Tuesday and was caught after hiding in a shoe shop, his keepers said. Police were called after the animal escaped from the zoo in Buenos Aires while it was closed to the public. “The incident occurred during feeding. The animal acted unexpectedly and surprised its keeper, who gave it space to escape,” the zoo said. The baboon was found in a nearby shoe shop, where zoo keepers caught it with a net and a plastic cage, it said.