Pet Lion Kills Owner

Incident date: 
Wed, 10/25/1978
Date reported: 
Wed, 10/25/1978
Date Published: 
Wed, 10/25/1978 (All day)
City: 
Tallassee
State: 
Alabama
Category: 
Human Death
Name: 
Pet Lion Kills Owner
Headline: 
Pet Lion Kills Owner
Summary: 

A couple kept two lions chained outside of their rural home in Alabama and one of the lions mauled the woman from behind. The woman died as a result of the mauling and both lions were killed.

Publication: 
Sarasota Herald Tribune
Author: 
Bob Lowry