Second of 2 Escaped Tigers Shot To Death

Incident date: 
Tue, 11/10/1998
Date reported: 
Tue, 11/10/1998
Date Published: 
Tue, 11/10/1998 (All day)
City: 
Cut and Shoot
State: 
Texas
Category: 
Escape
Name: 
Second of 2 Escaped Tigers Shot To Death
Headline: 
Second of 2 Escaped Tigers Shot To Death
Summary: 

A Siberian tiger escaped from its pen. Although police officers had hoped to use a tranquilizer gun to safely recapture and return the tiger to its pen, officers shot and killed the tiger when it charged at them. 

Publication: 
Chicago Tribune
Author: 
Tribune News Services