Thursday, 14 August 2014
US SIGHTINGS: Police in Gary search northwestern Indiana city for tiger; authorities believe reports false
THE ASSOCIATED PRESS
July 25, 2014 - 6:13 pm EDT
GARY, Indiana — Gary police searched the northwest Indiana city for a tiger after receiving several reports of a big cat on the loose.
The reports began shortly before midnight Thursday and alleged sightings continued into Friday morning. Officers in the city's Glen Park neighborhood were told to be on the lookout for a wandering tiger.
Officers didn't locate any such beast.