Couple admit owning escaped tiger

Incident date: 
Tue, 01/09/2007
Date reported: 
Tue, 01/09/2007
Date Published: 
Tue, 01/09/2007 (All day)
City: 
Moorpark
State: 
California
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Couple admit owning escaped tiger
Headline: 
Couple admit owning escaped tiger
Summary: 

A couple pled guilty to charges that their escaped tiger roamed freely in a suburban area for four weeks and that they denied ownership of the tiger when the animal was captured. The escape happened when the couple relocated and moved into a new home. Following the incident, the nearly two dozen animals were moved to a facility to Nevada.

Publication: 
Los Angeles Times