Animals Escape When Vandals Break Into New Mexico Zoo

Police in Roswell, New Mexico are looking for the vandals who broke into a zoo and allowed animals to escape.

On Sunday morning, fencing at the Spring River Park and Zoo was cut which caused several animals to wander outside their enclosures. Staff were able to account for all the animals who stayed within the grounds. Despite having the opportunity to make a run for it, the animals stayed nearby. Anyone with information about the vandalism is asked to call the Roswell Police Department at (575) 624-6770. People can also call Chaves County Crime Stoppers at 1-888-594-8477 (TIPS).