Tiger attacks child

Incident date: 
Jan 10 1999
Date reported: 
Jan 10 1999
Date Published: 
Jan 10 1999 - 06:00
City: 
Wichita
State: 
Kansas
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Tiger attacks child
Summary: 

A 75-pound tiger cub from a private zoo attacked a 5-year-old child. The child received 20 stitches.  The tiger was killed following the attack. 

Publication: 
Topeka Capital-Journal
Author: 
Associated Press