G'day Mate! Kangaroo Spotted on Staten Island - NBC New York

G'day Mate! Kangaroo Spotted on Staten Island

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    NEWSLETTERS

    TZ KANGAROO

    (Published Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015)

    Some New Yorkers might consider Staten Island as the land down under -- down under Manhattan, that is -- and their assessment seemed a bit more apropos on Saturday when a kangaroo was spotted hopping about the borough.

    The 4-foot marsupial, named Buster, actually was an out-of-town visitor who managed to wander away from its owner, who lives upstate.

    Buster hopped around town for about 15 minutes before police and its owner recovered him. 

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