Mountain lion escapes from car, gets shot

Incident date: 
Mon, 02/02/2004
Date reported: 
Mon, 02/02/2004
Date Published: 
Mon, 02/02/2004 (All day)
City: 
Fort Wayne
State: 
Indiana
Category: 
Escape
Headline: 
Mountain lion escapes from car, gets shot
Summary: 

A 150-pound mountain lion that had escaped from its owner's car after a minor traffic accident was shot and killed by police after it became agitated and tried to jump on an officer.

Publication: 
news.cincinnati.com