Joe Exotic Pleads For Release After Cancer Diagnosis

The New York Daily News reports:

Zookeeper Joe Exotic, currently sitting behind bars for a murder-for-hire plot gone wrong, said Wednesday night that he has been diagnosed with “aggressive” prostate cancer.

“It is with a sad face that I have to tell you the doctors called me in today to break the news that my prostate biopsy came back with an aggressive cancer. I am still waiting on the results from other test as well,” the “Tiger King” star wrote in a letter to “everyone” that accompanied a tweet from his account.

“They have the proof I did not do this and there is no reason for the U.S. attorney to drag this out so I can go home and get treatment on my own or enjoy what time I have left with my loved ones,” he wrote.

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