WASHINGTON CITY – Washington City Police responded to the Coral Canyon area on the report of a small monkey that was loose in the vicinity during the evening hours Wednesday, WCPD spokesman Ed Kantor said in a statement on Thursday. Police are asking the public’s help in identifying the animal’s owner.
With the assistance of a local vet, the monkey was captured and has been quarantined at the Washington City animal shelter, Kantor said. Officers canvassed the surrounding homes but were unable to locate an owner or responsible party for the animal.
The Washington City Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating the animal’s owner or other responsible party.
If you have any information regarding this monkey, please contact the Washington City Police Department through their dispatch center at 435-634-5730, or the Washington City Animal Shelter at 435-673-7194.
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