The bird had a wild night on the streets of New York City before heading back to the Bronx Zoo "under his own initiative."
"This shows that the decades-long effort to restore the river as a healthy habitat is working," crowed New York City's parks department.
The actor, who also appeared in "The Sopranos," was found outside a sheet metal manufacturing facility Monday. The investigation into his death is ongoing.
The Grammy-winning rapper surprised star-struck children at the Alexander Macomb School in Morris Heights to make the announcement.
An effort to free the elephant thought to be illegally confined in the Bronx Zoo was rejected by New York’s top court.
Some advocates say Happy the elephant should be legally considered a person, and freed from the Bronx Zoo, where she has spent the last 45 years.
Zoo officials said the joey will spend a lot of time in his mom’s pouch with just its head sticking out, but will eventually spend short periods of time outside the pouch.
New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced Wednesday that the Grammy-winning rapper had offered the financial relief for victims of the fire in the Bronx, where she grew up.
She disappeared by the time security got to the scene, and was apparently unharmed.
“My wife had to stay out of the exhibit with my sleeping son, so I wanted to capture a lot of video,” the videographer explained. “Then this magic happened.”