Catch Those Tigers

Incident date: 
Thu, 02/28/2002
Date reported: 
Thu, 02/28/2002
Date Published: 
Thu, 02/28/2002 (All day)
City: 
Austin
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Catch Those Tigers
Headline: 
Catch Those Tigers
Summary: 

As a 3-year-old stood near his grandfather's pet tigers posing for a picture, one 250-pound pet tiger took the young boy by his foot and dragged him away. The tiger flipped and knocked the boy around. The boy was airlifted to a hospital where he died as a result of the attack.

Publication: 
Dallas Observer News
Author: 
Charles Siderius