Sandra Herold

 

 

Age: 72

 

Summary: Connecticut woman whose 200-pound pet chimpanzee Travis had attacked and critically injured her friend Charla Nash (who later filed a $50-million lawsuit against Herold) in February 2009 before police shot and killed the chimp at the scene.

 

 

Cause of Death: Ruptured brain aneurysm

 

Born: May 8, 1938

 

Died: May 24, 2010

 

Location: Stamford, Connecticut