Lions and tigers shot in Ohio after being freed
Published 10/20/2011, The Jamestown Sun
Sheriff’s deputies shot nearly 50 wild animals — including 18 rare Bengal tigers and 17 lions — in a big-game hunt across the Ohio countryside Wednesday after the owner of an exotic-animal park threw their cages open and committed suicide in what may have been one last act of spite against his neighbors and police.Word count: 1208
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