Dec. 6 (UPI) — An unidentified man was discovered useless inside a tiger exhibit at a Pakistan zoo Wednesday whereas workers have been doing a routine cleansing.
Officials at Sherbagh Bahawalpur Zoo, within the japanese province of Punjab, stated the physique was found after staff observed a shoe inside the mouth of one of many 4 tigers.
“When they cleaned the zoo and the enclosures, they discovered the animal with a shoe in its mouth,” Zaheer Anwar, a senior authorities official in Bahawalpur, informed reporters. “The workforce was suspicious after which they discovered a physique inside the nest,” he stated.
All zoo workers are accounted for. Investigators are nonetheless working to decide the man’s identification and the way he entered the exhibit.
The Bahawalpur Zoo describes the tiger and big cat reveals, on its web site, as “fashionable moated enclosures.”
“It shouldn’t be but recognized who he’s and the way he bought there. It is being investigated. The physique regarded a number of hours outdated,” stated Zafarullah, an officer of the rescue service 1122 in Bahawalpur, who stated that there isn’t any any studies of a lacking particular person.
“Our evaluation thus far is that he seems to be a lunatic, as a result of no sane particular person would soar into the nest,” Anwar stated. “You will see that the nest is secured. There is a staircase behind the nest. Maybe he jumped from there.”