Telegraph | 7/10/2009 12:00:00 AM
Pablo Escobar's fugitive hippo spotted in northern Colombia
Jul 10--A hippopotamus that escaped three years ago from a zoo built by Pablo Escobar, the late Colombian drug lord, has been spotted living in the wild.
They became something of a local legend until Julian Lineros, a photographer, and Diana Pachon, a reporter, recently went searching for the pair, and apparently found one of the pair near the Magdalena river in the wetlands of northern Colombia, according to a local magazine.
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