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Marina Chapman was Marina Luz – the child raised by monkeys

MARINA Chapman was, when a young child, adopted by family of capuchin monkeys in the Colombian jungle. She had been kidnapped at around five-years-old. The caper had went and she was abandoned in the jungle.

She now lives in Bradford.

In Colombia, Chapman learned from the monkeys. She could catch and kill small animals and birds with her bare hands. She lived that way for five years.

When human beings found her, they took her town and traded her for a parrot with a brothel keeper.

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Posted: 21st, October 2012 | In: Key Posts, Strange But True | Comment