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Terry Thompson Zanesville Ohio

Ohio Officials To Return Exotic Animals To Widow

AP | ANN SANNER | Posted 06.30.2012 | Green

REYNOLDSBURG, Ohio (AP) — State officials will return five surviving exotic animals to a woman whose husband released dozens of wild creatures befor...

Final Police Report Reveals New Details About Ohio Exotic Animals Owner

AP | Posted 03.21.2012 | Green

ZANESVILLE, Ohio (AP) — A final police report on the release of dozens of exotic pets including lions and tigers from an eastern Ohio farm shows the...

Suicidal Ohio Exotic Animal Owner Was Sober

AP | Posted 02.21.2012 | Green

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- A final coroner's report shows an Ohio man who released dozens of wild animals and then killed himself had no alcohol or illega...

Terry Thompson's Animals

Jane Hardy | Posted 12.28.2011 | Home
Jane Hardy

As over 47 animal carcasses are hauled away, all that remains of a dream -- made by the blood and sweat of Terry Thompson -- is the blood mixing with rain in the paw prints of his animals.

After Ohio Zoo Disaster, PETA Targets... Matt Damon?

Posted 12.22.2011 | Entertainment

Cameron Crowe's upcoming film, "We Bought A Zoo," features the story of a single dad, played by Matt Damon, who, searching for a way to bring his frac...

Puzzling Details Emerge On Ohio Man Who Freed Exotic Animals, Then Killed Self

AP | ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS and ANN SANNER | Posted 12.21.2011 | Green

ZANESVILLE, Ohio -- The exotic-animal owner who killed himself after turning loose dozens of lions, tigers and other beasts was deep in debt, and a fe...

PHOTOS: 'It's Like Noah's Ark Wrecking Right Here In Zanesville, Ohio'

AP | By ANDY BROWNFIELD and KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 12.20.2011 | Green

ZANESVILLE, Ohio -- Amid expressions of horror and revulsion at the killing of dozens of wild animals in Ohio - and photographs of their bloody carcas...

Owner Of Exotic Animal Farm Allegedly Killed Self After Freeing Animals

AP | ANDY BROWNFIELD and KANTELE FRANKO | Posted 12.19.2011 | Green

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — Sheriff's deputies shot nearly 50 wild animals – including 18 rare Bengal tigers and 17 lions – in a big-game hun...