Elephant victim of drive-by shooting

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TUPELO, Miss. – An elephant was the victim of a drive-by shooting.

Carol, a 7,000-pound pachyderm with the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus, was shot in the neck.

She and two other Asian elephants were inside a covered tent during the drive-by.

She is now recovering.

The search for the shooter continues.

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