Nightly News   |  June 24, 2013

Red panda’s short-lived zoo escape

A rare red panda named Rusty was on the lam Sunday night after escaping from the National Zoo, but after being spotted in a nearby neighborhood on Monday he was finally apprehended. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> of the mondays.

>>> this may look like a raccoon, but it's a panda. a rare red panda named rusty that apparently busted out of the national zoo . last seen last night at dinner time. after going missing all day today, finally spotted, apprehended in a nearby d.c. neighborhood. it's back in the joint tonight, no worse for wear, but with stories to tell.