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Tiger shot dead in Paris after escaping from circus
November 24, 2017 / 5:59 PM / 17 days ago

Tiger shot dead in Paris after escaping from circus

PARIS (Reuters) - A tiger was shot dead in western Paris on Friday after escaping from a circus, police said.

The tiger was shot by circus staff, police said. A tram line had been closed while the animal was at large.

No further details were immediately available.

Reporting by Cyril Camu; Writing by Ingrid Melander; Editing by Kevin Liffey

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