Leopard Attacks Colo. Boy at Zoo

Incident date: 
Fri, 04/16/1999
Date reported: 
Fri, 04/16/1999
Date Published: 
Fri, 04/16/1999 (All day)
City: 
Colorado Springs
State: 
Colorado
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Leopard Attacks Colo. Boy at Zoo
Headline: 
Leopard Attacks Colo. Boy at Zoo
Summary: 

A 6-year old boy suffered wounds to his forehead and neck after a leopard bit him at the Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.  The boy climbed over a rope and up an embankment to get a better look at the big cat.

Publication: 
AP News Archive
Author: 
Associated Press