Knox County Boy, 4, Clawed by Caged Exotic Lion-Tiger

Incident date: 
Mon, 05/05/1997
Date reported: 
Mon, 05/05/1997
Date Published: 
Mon, 05/05/1997 (All day)
City: 
Knox County
State: 
Tennessee
Category: 
Human Injury
Name: 
Knox County Boy, 4, Clawed by Caged Exotic Lion-Tiger
Headline: 
Knox County Boy, 4, Clawed by Caged Exotic Lion-Tiger
Summary: 

A liger reached under the fence of his enclosure at Joe Robinson's roadside meangerie and grabbed a 4-year-old boy with his claw. The boy was treated for lacerations to his leg and buttock.

Publication: 
News-Sentinel
Author: 
Stephanie spellers