"Tiger King" star Jeff Lowe and his wife Lauren were each arrested early Saturday in Oklahoma City on complaints of drunken driving.
"Tiger King" star Jeff Lowe and his wife are willing to give up all their big cats to resolve a U.S. Justice Department civil complaint against them over animal care, their attorney said Wednesday.
"Tiger King" star Carole Baskin and her husband are putting up for sale the closed Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park after taking possession of the property Saturday. The new owners must agree never to house exotic animals there or use it as any kind of tourist attraction open to the public.
An animal rights organization has sent notice to "Tiger King" star Jeff Lowe to give up all his big cats forever or be sued.
OKLAHOMA CITY — Joe Exotic has dropped his federal civil rights lawsuit against those he blames for his arrest and murder-for-hire conviction …
Jeff Lowe, owner of the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park (formerly the G.W. Exotic Animal Park) in rural Wynnewood, announced the closure in a since-deleted, lengthy Facebook post.
The Oklahoma Tax Commission on Wednesday told the judge the Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park and owner Jeff Lowe owe the state $50,274 in taxes collected in 2016.
A federal judge in Oklahoma has awarded ownership of the zoo made famous in Netflix’s “Tiger King” docuseries to Joe Exotic’s chief rival.
A jury in April found him guilty of twice hiring someone in 2017 to kill his chief critic, Carole Baskin, CEO of Big Cat Rescue, an animal sanctuary in Tampa, Florida. Jurors also found him guilty of illegally killing five tigers at his zoo in in 2017 with a shotgun, illegally offering to sell and selling tiger cubs, and falsifying documents involving the sale of tigers, lions and a baby lemur.
CHICKASHA — From jail, former zookeeper Joe Exotic is predicting he will be vindicated one day on appeal.
OKLAHOMA CITY — In testimony at times tearful and at times defiant, Joe Exotic told his jurors Monday he never hired anyone to kill his chief critic.
The defendant, whose full name is Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, is on trial in Oklahoma City federal court, accused of paying $3,000 to a zoo worker in November 2017 to kill his chief critic, Florida animal sanctuary operator Carole Baskin. He also is accused of 19 wildlife violations, including killing five healthy tigers at the zoo in October 2017.
With his catchy nickname, colorful outfits and the savvy of a showman of old, Joe Exotic created a public persona of a lovable oddball. He built on that by running in 2016 for president of the United States as an independent and in 2018 for governor of Oklahoma as a Libertarian.
This month, he made national news again when an Oklahoma grand jury returned a murder-for-hire indictment against him and he was arrested in Florida.
Neon Jungle opened at Plaza Mayor at the Crossroad this spring.
JEFF LOWE had never bowled in an American Bowling Congress
Masters tournament before Tuesday. Lowe picked this time
to bowl like a master, too.
FORTY-YEAR-old Frank Ellenburg continued to bowl in the
235,000 Masters tournament like there's no pressure Thursday.