Monday, 29 June 2015
NEWSLINK: Search for "big cat” continues in Tbilisi
Search and rescue teams are continuing to search for one tiger and a striped hyena, and are urging people in Georgia's capital to remain vigilant and avoid dark and hidden places until the two animals are caught.
The tiger and hyena have been missing for six days since the flash flood destroyed most of Tbilisi Zoo overnight on June 13. The search of Turtle Lake and nearby area, including the Ethnographic Open Air Museum, has ended however a special group of hunters with trained dogs are continuing to patrol the forest area from Turtle Lake and the Ethnographic Museum to Bagebi territory.