SF: City To Honor Four Officers Who Shot Escaped Zoo Tiger

SF: City To Honor Four Officers Who Shot Escaped Zoo Tiger

SAN FRANCISCO (BCN)Wed, 04 Feb 2009 12:45

San Francisco city officials this evening will honor the four officers who shot and killed an escaped San Francisco Zoo tiger that fatally mauled 17-year-old Carlos Sousa Jr. and injured two of his friends on Dec. 25, 2007.

Officers Yukio Oshita, Scott Biggs, Kevin O’Leary and Daniel Kroos will be given the Gold Medal of Valor, the Police Department’s highest honor.

Mayor Gavin Newsom, Police Chief Heather Fong and Police Commission President Theresa Sparks are scheduled to speak at the ceremony, during which other officers will also be honored with medals of valor.

The ceremony begins at 6 p.m. at City Hall.

http://cbs5.com/localwire/22.0.html?type=bcn&item=ZOO-TIGER-MEDAL-bagm-

https://bigcatrescue.org

How much did you like this?

Tags:

  • Show Comments (0)

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

You May Also Like

Jan 19 2017

Cat Updates Will Bobcat was on the observation sheet for not eating yesterday, but ...

Race to save tiger’s limb

Race to save tiger’s limb Tuesday October 6, 2009 MALACCA: The badly wounded male ...

The claws come out in tiger custody fight

The claws come out in tiger custody fightBY JOHN A. TORRES FLORIDA TODAY Ray Thunderhawk ...