Skip to content

Would you know if a tiger was in your home?

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
7/28/2014 (2 years ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

Police find tiger caged up in abandoned house

A Bengal tiger was found by Mexican police officer in an abandoned house after they  received an anonymous tip from a member of the public.

A tiger was found in a cage in a room of an abandoned house by Mexican authorities. The tiger has been moved to a local zoo while police conduct an investigation.

A tiger was found in a cage in a room of an abandoned house by Mexican authorities. The tiger has been moved to a local zoo while police conduct an investigation.

Highlights

By Catholic Online (NEWS CONSORTIUM)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
7/28/2014 (2 years ago)

Published in Americas

Keywords: Mexico, International


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - The property was located in the municipality of Chilapa de Alvarez, in the state of Guerrero, and the officers found the animal when they heard strange noises.

You can end world hunger through "prayer and action."

The female tiger was found locked in a room, and police suspect it was illegally owned.

A police spokesman, Leonidas Bueno Escamilla said that the cat was in "good condition."

A tiger was found in a cage in a room of an abandoned house by Mexican authorities. The tiger has be

A tiger was found in a cage in a room of an abandoned house by Mexican authorities. The tiger has been moved to a local zoo while police conduct an investigation.


"She didn't have any food or water to hand, but we don't think she could have been there for long," he said. "The cage was much too small for an animal of this size, it's a complete mystery what the tiger was doing there."

Escamilla added that the tiger posed a danger to others in such a small cage. "If a child or anyone else had wandered near the cage the tiger could easily have grabbed them and then the consequences could have been terrible."

The animal was removed by police and relocated to a zoo where it is being cared for while police continue their investigation.

The property owner said he was unaware that someone had brought the tiger onto his property.

---


'Help give every student and teacher Free resources for a world-class moral Catholic education'


Copyright 2017 - Distributed by THE CALIFORNIA NETWORK

Pope Francis Prayer Intentions for FEBRUARY 2017
Comfort for the Afflicted.
That all those who are afflicted, especially the poor, refugees, and marginalized, may find welcome and comfort in our communities.


Comments


More Americas

Venezuela pulls plug on CNN, accuses network of fake news Watch

Image of A protestor wears a bandana that reads, 'prohibited to forget.'

Venezuela has pulled CNN off the air for what it says is" fake and hostile news." An order from the national telecommunications commission ... continue reading


New reports detail severe abuse by members of the Sodalitium Christianae Vitae

Image of

A two-part report made public on Tuesday detail sexual, physical and psychological abuses committed by members of the Sodalitium ... continue reading


Is climate change responsible for the WORST yellow fever outbreak on record? 157 CONFIRMED DEATHS - How can you protect yourself? Watch

Image of People are lining up for yellow fever vaccines in wake of the latest outbreak.

The Brazilian Ministry of Health reported an ongoing yellow fever outbreak beginning in December 2016. Since then, the disease has been ... continue reading


Colombia attempts to revive child soldier program - Why are children joining willingly? Watch

Image of It is believed around 6,000 minors still fight in Colombia.

Colombia is the only country in the Americas where child soldiers can still be found. Rome, Italy (CNA/EWTN News) - Despite the recent ... continue reading


God makes strange and unbelievable appearance in central Mexico Watch

Image of

An unusual "hand-shaped" cloud appeared in the skies of central Mexico earlier this month. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - A local man ... continue reading


Never Miss any Updates!

Stay up to date with the latest news, information, and special offers.

Catholic Online Logo

Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. All materials contained on this site, whether written, audible or visual are the exclusive property of Catholic Online and are protected under U.S. and International copyright laws, © Copyright 2017 Catholic Online. Any unauthorized use, without prior written consent of Catholic Online is strictly forbidden and prohibited.