Giraffe escapes from exhibit at Fort Wayne zoo

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A female reticulated giraffe escaped from its exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo on Monday, April 23, 2018.

A female reticulated giraffe escaped from its exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo on Monday, April 23, 2018.

A female reticulated giraffe escaped from its exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo on Monday, April 23, 2018.

A female reticulated giraffe escaped from its exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo on Monday, April 23, 2018.

A female reticulated giraffe escaped from its exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo on Monday, April 23, 2018.

Employees at the Fort Wayne zoo surround giraffe in effort to capture the animal.

Zoo employees hold a blanket as they try to capture a giraffe that is loose.

Giraffe escapes exhibit at Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

A giraffe that escaped an exhibit at the Fort Wayne Children's Zoo is seen standing in a fenced area on zoo property.

Fort Wayne Children's Zoo employees are working to capture a giraffe that escaped from the zoo exhibit.