Authorities Searching for Missing Monkey in Chillicothe

Published 05/02 2014 02:37PM

Updated 05/02 2014 02:59PM

(CHILLICOTHE, Mo.) Police in Chillicothe are on the hunt for a missing monkey.

The white faced Capuchin Monkey escaped from a business on Washington Street according to the Chillicothe Police Department.

The money was last seen in the area of Brunswick and Violet Streets.

Authorities say the animal is not known to be violent but they caution not to approach or catch the monkey.

If you have seen it, call 911 or the Chillicothe Police Department at (660) 646-2121.

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