As per the President of Cincinnati Zoo, Thane Maynard, the 4 years old crawled and fell into the moat that was surrounding the enclosure. The height was 1o-12 feet but the baby was not injured severely by the fall. In a press release reported by the Cincinnati Fire Department, it is mentioned that the people, “witnessed a gorilla who was violently dragging and throwing the child.”
Mynard further said, “The choice was made to put down, or shoot, Harambe, so he’s gone,”. “We’ve never had a situation like this at the Cincinnati Zoo where a dangerous animal needed to be dispatched in an emergency situation.” The news got viral and so is the video showing gorilla grabbing the 4 years old baby. The video is still viral and trending. Have a look Viral video of gorilla grabbing a baby!