Escaped Monkey Named Zeek Causes Mischief to Police Car

A resident in Sanford, Florida, called the cops after Zeek started eating mail.

— -- The Sanford Police Department in Florida will have to fix some of the damage to one of patrol cars caused this morning by some monkey business.

A resident of Sanford called police shortly after 8 a.m. today to report that there was a monkey eating their mail, police said.

The Sanford Police Department recounted the incident on its Facebook page, posting photos and video showing Zeek climbing on a traffic sign and then the police vehicle.

"When we arrived to help the monkey, later identified at Zeek, decided to pull off molding from one of our patrol cars," the police department said in a post.