The man arrested Saturday for barging into a grizzly bear enclosure at San Francisco Zoo has a history of mental health illness, according to family.
Twenty-one-year-old Kenneth Herron was rescued in a catatonic state from Grizzly Gulch Saturday after climbing into the enclosure just before the zoo closed for the day. Read More
A 21-year-old transient who bypassed a fence, a moat and electric wires to throw himself into a grizzly bear enclosure at the San Francisco Zoo appeared “zombielike” — an affect that likely saved his life — as one of the 500-pound animals sniffed at his shoes, zoo officials said. Read More