Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks

Incident date: 
Sat, 04/08/2006
Date reported: 
Sat, 04/08/2006
City: 
Pine County
State: 
Minnesota
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks
Headline: 
Tiger trainer was fearless, but one cat was a killer Pine County mauling death is Minnesota's first fatality in a string of animal attacks
Summary: 

A 52-year-old woman and longtime exotic animal trainer was found dead at her home where she kept tigers and other animals. Officers found an enclosure gate open and it was thought the tiger escaped through this opening.

Publication: 
St. Paul Pioneer Pres
Author: 
Rick Linsk