Police shoot, kill escaped tiger Animal fled from owners at B-N truck shop

Incident date: 
Sun, 09/29/2002
Date reported: 
Sun, 09/29/2002
Date Published: 
Sun, 09/29/2002 (All day)
City: 
Bloomington
State: 
Illinois
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Police shoot, kill escaped tiger Animal fled from owners at B-N truck shop
Headline: 
Police shoot, kill escaped tiger Animal fled from owners at B-N truck shop
Summary: 

A tiger escaped from a trailer at the Travel America Truck Stop. The tiger's owner stopped at the truck stop and was trying to provide the tiger with some water when the cat escaped. The tiger was shot and killed.

Publication: 
The Pantagraph
Author: 
Megan Hopper