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Search is on for missing Barnsley gorilla

By ashley ball, Wombwell/Dearne Reporter Tuesday 15th July 2014
Bruce the Gorilla

HAVE you seen Bruce the gorilla?

Bruce, who stands three and a half foot tall, had lived in Michelle Wood's front garden on Myrtle Road, Wombwell, for seven years until he was stolen last weekend.

Bruce was bought as a present by her son Carl, 30, who says Bruce has been a hit with local people.

Carl said: "I can't believe it's been nicked. Children used to come and take pictures of it. I'd really like to get it back because my mum's very fond of it."