By: News Staff


Providence, R.I. (WLNE) – An animal at the Roger Williams Park Zoo has been captured after it escaped its enclosure Tuesday morning.

A zoo official says the animal is called a takin. It escaped around 9 a.m.

The zoo was closed during the incident and it is now open to the public.

A news release from the zoo is expected later on this morning. ABC6 News will have more information as details come about.

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