Child Mauled by Mountain Lion in West Odessa

Incident date: 
October 17, 2011
Date reported: 
October 17, 2011
Date Published: 
October 17, 2011 - 06:00
City: 
West Odessa
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Child Mauled by Mountain Lion in West Odessa
Summary: 

A 4-year old child was mauled by a mountain lion that was kept in his aunt's backyard. The boy suffered cuts and lacerations to the left side of his face. The mountain lion was euthanized following the incident.

Publication: 
News West