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Video: Dramatic high-altitude chase as chimpanzee goes on the loose in Japan


A chimpanzee was captured after escaping from a zoo in Sendai, Japan.

The runaway chimpanzee called "Cha Cha" was chased by city officials in Northern Japan after escaping from the Yagiyama Zoological Park.

The chimp was on the loose for over an hour and then climbed an electricity pole.

The zoo officials had to shoot it with a sedative.

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