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Police: Pot smokers find caged tiger in abandoned house

6 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

HOUSTON - Houston police say some people who went into an abandoned home to smoke marijuana found a caged tiger.
They called police on Monday and the major offender animal cruelty unit and animal shelter volunteers arrived on the scene. Authorities nicknamed the tiger "Tyson" after the movie "The Hangover."
Officials tell KHOU-TV the tiger was well fed, but the cage was secured by a nylon strap and screwdriver. Officials say it could easily open and the tiger could have gone on a "rampage."
The tiger was taken to an animal shelter and will be transferred to an undisclosed animal sanctuary...
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A man went to smoke weed in an abandoned Houston house, and he thought he was hallucinating when he came across a gigantic tiger

A man went to smoke weed in an abandoned Houston house, and he thought he was hallucinating when he came across a gigantic tiger

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

A man trying to get into an abandoned Houston house to smoke weed was surprised to find a gigantic female tiger inside.
The man told police he thought he might be hallucinating, but the tiger was indeed discovered in an unlocked cage.
Estimates of the weight of the tiger range from 400 to 1,000 pounds.
The tiger was tranquilized and taken to a local animal shelter, and has since secured a forever home.
A man went into an abandoned house in Houston to smoke weed, and he thought he was hallucinating when he came across a gigantic female tiger.
Sgt. Jason Alderete from Houston Police...
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