POSTED: 04:16 p.m. HST, Aug 03, 2012
LAST UPDATED: 11:46 p.m. HST, Aug 03, 2012
A chimpanzee who has been a favorite of visitors to the Honolulu Zoo died Friday morning.
Eighteen-year-old Ke`aloha (Kea) died at the Zoo’s veterinary clinic after showing signs of illness.
Kea had been admitted to the clinic Tuesday for a complete examination.
Zoo officials said Kea was lethargic and did not respond to medications.