Monkey stolen from Florida zoo in danger, officials say

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A monkey is missing after being stolen from a Florida zoo. (Police say a monkey that looks exactly like this one was stolen from the Palm Beach Zoo)

A zoo in Florida is desperate to track down a missing monkey.

Officials said Kali, a 12-year-old Goeldi monkey, was stolen when someone broke into the Palm Beach Zoo.

They believe she is in danger.

Kali was last seen when the zoo closed around 6 p.m. on Sunday.

The Goeldi monkey species is popular on the illegal pet trade and can be valued at over $10,000.

Kali weighs one pound and has anti-inflammatory issues, is on a special diet and needs medication.

The zoo is looking to offer a reward for the safe return of the monkey.



Anyone with information is asked to contact the West Palm Beach Police Department.
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