CLEVELAND (AP) - Cleveland Metroparks Zoo has received two female gorillas from other zoos in an effort to create a new troop mirroring those in the wild. Zoo officials say the females are 43-year-old Fredrika from Florida's Zoo Miami and 26-year-old Kebi Moya from Ohio's Columbus Zoo and Aquarium. The two are getting used to Mokolo, the zoo's male silverback.
AYER, Mass. (AP) - A judge has ruled that some court records in the case of a Maine man charged with killing his mother, grandparents and their caretaker in a Massachusetts home can be made public. Judge Margaret Guzman impounded the records after Orion Krause, of Rockport, Maine, was arraigned Sept. 11 in the slayings in Groton three days earlier. But the judge rescinded the order Wednesday.
MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) - Ohio authorities are investigating a reported dog attack that killed a 1-month-old boy. The Dispatch reports 25-year-old Teddy Hagans called 911 around 6 a.m. Wednesday to report that his dog had mauled the infant inside his bassinet. The Knox County dog warden removed two pit bulls from the home.
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - A grand jury in northwest Ohio has declined to indict a police officer in the fatal shooting of a man during an apparent domestic dispute. The decision concerning Toledo police officer Jonathan Curtis was made Wednesday in Lucas County. The Blade reports county prosecutors say Curtis killed 55-year-old Shane Marsh on Sept. 4 after Marsh refused numerous commands to drop a knife as he approached the officer.
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