Carole Baskin on Loose Tiger Mystery: "People Who Own Tigers Are Really Dangerous"

Published May 12 2021 at 4:11 PM GMT
  • CNNIsn't it ironic, don't you think?In the wake of the bonkers story about a Bengal tiger roaming the streets of Houston and a murder suspect who allegedly ran off with the big cat, CNN turned to an unusual expert: Carole Baskin, star of the hit Netflix docu-series Tiger King.
  • Baskin, as you may recall, gained worldwide notoriety from her appearance on the series, which focused on her long-standing feud with private zoo operator Joe Exotic, who was sentenced to 22 years in prison for plotting to murder Baskin.
  • One of the major subplots of the series, meanwhile, revolved around rumors and allegations that Baskin had her second husband killed.
  • (Exotic and others claim she fed her husband to a big cat, a charge Baskin vehemently denies.).



  • Published May 12, 2021 4:11 PM GMT