Local NYC ABC News 13 reported, The NYPD received a call about a tiger in Manhattan on Thursday. No tiger was found, but something else was.
New Yorkers don’t see wild creature, aside from rats, very often. An animal took over the streets in a Harlem neighborhood and caused a minor freak-out in New York City last Thursday. Around 8:30 in the morning, a 911 caller conveyed upset because a tiger was on their block. Panicked New Yorkers went inside and took to Twitter. The NYPD arrived to the scene, only to find out the tiger was not a tiger. It was a big raccoon.