Tiger escape sparks questions over animal permits

Incident date: 
May 9 2001
Date reported: 
May 9 2001
Date Published: 
May 9 2001 - 06:00
City: 
Oskaloosa
State: 
Kansas
Category: 
Escape
Headline: 
Tiger escape sparks questions over animal permits
Summary: 

A 600-pound tiger escaped from Gatekeepers Wildlife Sanctuary when it jumped over an 8-foot fence.  Authorities shot the big cat three hours after it escaped.

Publication: 
The Mirror
Author: 
Caroline Trowbridge