Taken Tort!: Akron Police, Zoo Officials Search For Missing Endangered Tortoise

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AKRON, OH (WOIO) - Akron Police and Akron Zoo officials want to know who stole a 10-year-old tortoise from their zoo and where it is now!

The endangered Gopher Tortoise weighs about 8 pounds and reportedly needs special care.

Zoo workers tell 19 Action News that the tortoise could not have escaped on his own.

If you know anything about the tortoise's wherabouts, please call Akron Police or the Akron Zoo immediately.

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