Part II: Tiger Kills owner six weeks after killing trainer

Incident date: 
Oct 8 1998
Date reported: 
Oct 8 1998
Date Published: 
Oct 8 1998 - 06:00
City: 
Alachua
State: 
Florida
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Tiger Kills owner six weeks after killing trainer
Headline: 
Tiger Kills owner six weeks after killing trainer
Summary: 

The owners of several large cats were in the process of moving the cats to their overnight kennel when Jupiter, a 3-year-old tiger, lunged at one of its owners. The tiger's bite to the woman's neck killed her immediately. The tiger was killed following the incident.

Publication: 
Star News
Author: 
N.Y.T. Regional Reporter