Bengal tiger on the loose eludes police

Incident date: 
Wed, 09/01/2004
Date reported: 
Wed, 09/01/2004
Date Published: 
Wed, 09/01/2004 (All day)
City: 
Fort Polk
State: 
Louisiana
Category: 
Escape
Headline: 
Bengal tiger on the loose eludes police
Summary: 

A Bengal tiger was spotted near an army base. Around 40 soldiers and sheriff’s deputies searched the woods in Fort Polk for two days, but the tiger eluded capture. It was unclear where the tiger came from.

Publication: 
MSNBC
Author: 
Associated Press