Essex County Turtle Back Zoo orders lockdown after leopard eludes keepers

Incident date: 
Sun, 09/05/2010
Date reported: 
Sun, 09/05/2010
Date Published: 
Sun, 09/05/2010 (All day)
City: 
West Orange
State: 
New Jersey
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Essex County Turtle Back Zoo orders lockdown after leopard eludes keepers
Headline: 
Essex County Turtle Back Zoo orders lockdown after leopard eludes keepers
Summary: 

A leopard escaped from its cage at the Essex County's Turtle Back Zoo. The zoo was shut down until the zookeepers located the leopard 45 minutes later.

Publication: 
The Star-Ledger
Author: 
Jeff Goldman