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Travis The Chimp's Mom Was Also Shot Dead During Rage

03/24/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

The banana doesn't fall far from the tree.

Travis, the crazed ape shot dead after chewing off a Connecticut woman's face, suffered the same fate as his mother, the Daily News has learned.

Travis' mom, Suzy, was gunned down in 2001 by a teenager after she and two other primates escaped their Missouri ranch and wreaked havoc, sources and experts told The News.

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