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Arki the polar bear dies

Arki (Source: Louisville Zoo) Arki (Source: Louisville Zoo)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – The oldest polar bear at the Louisville Zoo has died. Zoo officials said Arki passed away overnight at the age of 28.

Arki was born at the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago in November 1984.

She was the mother to Marty, who is the father to the newest polar bear at the zoo, Siku. That makes her the grandmother to Siku.

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