Tiger caught after brief escape

Incident date: 
Thu, 11/17/2005
Date reported: 
Thu, 11/17/2005
Date Published: 
Thu, 11/17/2005 (All day)
City: 
Greenwich
State: 
New York
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Tiger caught after brief escape
Headline: 
Tiger caught after brief escape
Summary: 

A 350-pound tiger escaped from a private zoo and roamed freely for three and a half hours. The tiger was later found on a neighbor's lawn nearly one mile away. During the search, the local school cancelled recess periods and escorted children to school buses.

Publication: 
Post Star
Author: 
Thom Randall