February 13, 2014

Drunken woman reportedly shocked by electric fence at Denver Zoo

An intoxicated woman was reportedly shocked by an electric fence after wandering into the elephant enclosure at the Denver Zoo, officials said.

The Denver Post reports that the incident happened around 9 p.m. Monday during the zoo’s annual holiday Zoo Lights festival. Security guards were alerted that a woman was inside the animal yard in the zoo’s Toyota Elephant Passage exhibit, according to a statement from Denver Zoo.

The unidentified woman was shocked by an electric fence, Denver Fire Department officials confirmed to the newspaper.  She sustained minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital.

It’s unclear if the woman broke any laws

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