Family plans to keep tigers in wake of attack

Incident date: 
Thu, 05/08/1997
Date reported: 
Thu, 05/08/1997
Date Published: 
Thu, 05/08/1997 (All day)
City: 
Lubbock
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Family plans to keep tigers in wake of attack
Headline: 
Family plans to keep tigers in wake of attack
Summary: 

A700-lb pet tiger attacked his owner leaving the man in critical condition with a broken jaw and puncture wounds. The tiger was shot during the incident. The man has five other pet Bengal tigers.

Publication: 
Avalanche-Journal
Author: 
Elizabeth Langton