Tiger mauls keeper

The Sunday Post (Inverness) - - OPINION -

A white tiger has mauled and killed a zookeeper in its en­clo­sure in south­ern Ja­pan.

Po­lice said: “A zookeeper was found col­lapsed in a cage, bleed­ing.” The man, 40, was taken to hospi­tal but was dead on ar­rival. The at­tack hap­pened at the Hi­rakawa Zoo­log­i­cal Park in Kagoshima. It is not yet clear what hap­pened to the tiger af­ter it was se­dated by a dart-gun.

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