Part I: Gulf Breeze Zoo Gone Wild With Attack, Escapes

Incident date: 
Wed, 11/22/2006
Date reported: 
Wed, 11/22/2006
Date Published: 
Wed, 11/22/2006 (All day)
City: 
Gulf Breeze
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Injury
Headline: 
Gulf Breeze Zoo Gone Wild With Attack, Escapes
Summary: 

Two cougars at the Northwest Florida Zoo escaped from the facility. Guests were evacuated while authorities searched for the cats using heat-seeking technology from a helicopter. The cougars were found, tranquilized, and taken back to the facility. 

Publication: 
Gulf Breeze News
Author: 
Franklin Hayes