Suicide by LION’: Man attempted suicide by feeding himself, Man strips naked and jumps into a Chilean zoo’s enclosure in a bid to feed himself to a big cat – and only survives in a grave condition after two beasts mauling him were SHOT DEAD. via – CNN
The man climbed over the fence Saturday and removed his clothes before approaching the lions, according to a statement posted on the Santiago Metropolitan Zoo Facebook page.
Santiago authorities confirmed that the man, who has been named by local media as Franco Luis Ferrada Roman, was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment and was said to be in grave condition. The young man broke into the enclosure, took off his clothes and jumped into the middle.
This 20-year-old man, whose identity cannot be identified for security purposes, was left gravely injured in the Santiago Zoo incident. Zoo staff shot and killed two of the lions with live rounds to protect the man, the zoo’s statement said.