Tiger Does a Disappearing Act From Las Vegas Magic Show... and Prowl's the City's Streets

Incident date: 
Aug 1 2009
Date reported: 
Aug 1 2009
Date Published: 
Aug 1 2009 - 06:00
City: 
Las Vegas
State: 
Nevada
Category: 
Escape
Headline: 
Tiger Does a Disappearing Act From Las Vegas Magic Show... and Prowl's the City's Streets
Summary: 

A rare white tiger belonging to the Fercos Brothers magic act escaped from its cage.  The big cat terrified residents as it wandered the streets.  Authorities cornered the tiger in a family's backyard and got it into custody.  A spokesman for the magic act said the tiger was tame and presented no danger to the public.

Publication: 
Mail Online
Author: 
Mail Foreign Service