Cheetah escapes at San Antonio Zoo

Incident date: 
Feb 25 2006
Date reported: 
Feb 25 2006
Date Published: 
Feb 25 2006 - 06:00
City: 
San Antonio
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Cheetah escapes at San Antonio Zoo
Headline: 
Cheetah escapes at San Antonio Zoo
Summary: 

A cheetah at the San Antonio Zoo escaped from her enclosure by climbing up a tree and jumping over a fence to the ground. She was on the loose for 20 minutes before being tranquilized and returned to her cage.

Publication: 
WOAI