Coatimundi released back into the wild

Published: Apr. 8, 2019 at 10:26 PM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - A coatimundi was released back into the wild today.

It was released at Colossal Cave Mountain park just a few hours ago.

Several dozen coatis have lived there for years.

One of them was severely hurt in a fight to get approval to join the troop.

A park worker spotted the coati and the Tucson wildlife center decided to take the animal in their care.

The coati was released to the wild to be back with the troop.

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