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Mystery Monkey finds home

For the past six months, the wild rhesus macaque has lived in the woods surrounding a south St. Petersburg home. Now called Mr. Monk, he often interacts with the family that lives there, taking their daily offerings of food. It's a far quieter life he leads after earlier spending several months eluding trappers who tried to capture him using tranquilizer darts.


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