Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy

Incident date: 
Sat, 12/04/1999
Date reported: 
Sat, 12/04/1999
Date Published: 
Sat, 12/04/1999 (All day)
City: 
Williamsville
State: 
Missouri
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy
Headline: 
Pet lion attacks 5-year-old boy
Summary: 

A pet tiger, chained in a yard, mauled a 5-year-old boy. The boy suffered puncture wounds to his throat and head. The lion was killed.

Publication: 
Associated Press