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Photo of a Leopard Shot Dead After It Escaped From a Zoo In Lagos, 1912

Leopard escaped in Nigeria buy shot
Men inspecting the dead Leopard, Lagos, 1912

In 1912, this Leopard escaped from a zoo in Lagos causing pandemonium in Lagos and neighbouring towns. It was eventually shot dead after a long hunt.

Cite this article as: Teslim Omipidan. (August 21, 2017). Photo of a Leopard Shot Dead After It Escaped From a Zoo In Lagos, 1912. OldNaija. Retrieved from https://oldnaija.com/2017/08/21/photo-of-a-leopard-shot-dead-after-it-escaped-from-a-zoo-in-lagos-in-1912/

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