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Video: Roaming Tiger Caught In Conroe

Animal control officers have captured an apparently domesticated tiger that was spotted roaming a residential neighborhood in a the city of Conroe, Texas.

CONROE, Texas (AP) — Animal control officers have captured an apparently domesticated tiger that was spotted roaming a residential neighborhood in the city of Conroe, Texas.

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Conroe Police Department received a report of a tiger wandering the area of Coral Cove Pass near Longmire and League Line. Animal control officers were able to locate and capture the animal. Please contact the Conroe Police Department, 936-522-3200, with any information regarding the owner of the young, female tiger.

The Conroe Police Department says it received several phone calls Thursday from residents who saw the young, female tiger wandering around the city.

Animal control officers captured the tiger, which was wearing a collar with a leash attached.

Sgt. Dorcy McGinnis said that the tiger seems to be tame. Authorities are asking for assistance in locating the tiger’s owner.

McGinnis said that if the tiger and its owner live in Conroe, the tiger will no longer be able to be housed in the city due to this incident.

Conroe is 40 miles north of Houston.

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