Zebra escapes from Tenn. farm, roams for weeks
CLEVELAND, Tenn. (AP) ó The black-and-white-striped animal thatís been spotted at different places around a Tennessee town isnít a funny-looking horse.
Nope, thereís a zebra loose in East Tennessee.
Bradley County dispatchers say theyíve had several people call to report sightings of the animal Ė near homes, businesses and even a highway.
Although some people have tried to catch him, the animal named Zeek has remained elusive.
Zeekís owner, Ronald Price, told WRCB-TV that the animal escaped from his farm in Cleveland about three weeks ago by jumping a high fence.
Price says heís keeping a watch out and hopes that someone is able to help Zeek return home safely.