Florida woman wakes up, finds animal on chest

Posted at 8:25 AM, Jan 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-28 08:25:35-05

A 99-year-old Florida woman says a wild creature was curled up, sound asleep on her chest when she woke up.

It was 2:00 a.m. in the morning and she screamed, actually both she and the critter screamed when they saw each other.

The critter is called a kinkajou, and is native to the rain forests of Central and South America, it's someone's pet named Banana.

The woman dropped Banana off at an animal hospital in south Miami, it was reunited with its owner Wednesday morning.

No word on how the kinkajou got loose.