Investigation Continues, New River Zoo Is Still Closed

Incident date: 
Thu, 11/02/2006
Date reported: 
Thu, 11/02/2006
Date Published: 
Thu, 11/02/2006 (All day)
City: 
Fleetwood
State: 
North Carolina
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Investigation Continues, New River Zoo Is Still Closed
Headline: 
Investigation Continues, New River Zoo Is Still Closed
Summary: 

While visiting the New River Zoo in Fleetwood, North Carolina, a 36-year-old visitor was bitten on the arm by a leopard. Facts remain in dispute as to how the woman came to be so close to the leopard.

Publication: 
Mountain Times
Author: 
Fawn Roark