The mother of the 4-year-old child who fell into a zoo gorilla enclosure struck back at social-media critics and animal-rights activists who have called her a bad parent.
In a Facebook post, Michelle Gregg thanked many people for their concern for her boy and zoo authorities for shooting the gorilla that was threatening the child, the move that caused much criticism in the last two days.
“God protected my child until the authorities were able to get to him. My son is safe and was able to walk away with a concussion and a few scrapes … no broken bones or internal injuries,” she wrote, before taking aim at the firestorm of attackers.
Animal lovers had accused Ms. Gregg of not keeping watch over the boy, who hasn’t been named, and prevented him from climbing into the enclosure. Some suggested the family…..