Palermo, January 29. on Saturday, Italian police in the Sicilian Palermo had to learn a completely new profession hunters of tigers, when a member of the troupe traveling theater, adult white tiger named Oscar escaped from his cage and went to walk the streets of the city.
According to eyewitnesses, many initially took the beast for a large dog walking on the streets the stronger the residents of the city were terrified when, having learned an unexpected guest. Huge white Bengal tiger roaming the streets, caused panic among the local population. The first reports of walking through town, the predator entered the police about 7 a.m. Saturday.
after About two hours, the police dropped any moment to capture a tiger is a young man working nearby with a car drove a tiger into the courtyard of the pottery shop, then closed the door.
Then the police were able to get closer and give tiger a piece of meat soaked with tranquilizers. "Oscar, let's go home!" — shouted the tiger arrived on the scene, and circus performers. After that, the tiger, tamed under the influence of tranquilizer, voluntarily walked into the cage and allowed himself to take..
Makhachkala, January 29.