Panther Attack Worries Northwest Residents

Incident date: 
Mar 24 2008
Date reported: 
Mar 24 2008
Date Published: 
Mar 24 2008 - 05:00
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Panther Attack Worries Northwest Residents
Headline: 
Panther Attack Worries Northwest Residents
Summary: 

A resident of a northwest Las Vegas neighborhood called police after seeing a black cat wearing a blue harness near her property. The Police arrived and tried to shoot the big cat, but it escaped. Although neighbors have pet panthers, it is unconfirmed if this panther was kept as a pet.

Publication: 
8 News NOW
Author: 
Associated Press