MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — If you were driving on I-270 recently and saw a white tiger, no, you’re not crazy.
It was made of porcelain, but that didn’t stop it from startling some drivers.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 932 New Cases Reported, 11 More Deaths
Police in Montgomery County say on Saturday morning, they received a call from a driver who reported seeing the tiger near Montrose Road.READ MORE: 'An Incredible Therapy' | Hagerstown Doctor Says Monoclonal Antibody Treatment Provides Fast Recoveries For Some COVID Patients
Montgomery County Police officer Daniels strapped the tiger into his back seat and brought it to the station.
How and why the tiger ended up there is still a mystery, but Daniels said you can see slight damage on its face. He guessed the tiger fell off a truck.MORE NEWS: Rockville Police Officer, Maryland National Guardsman Daniel Morozewicz Arrested On Child Porn Charge
So far, no one has called to claim it, but not to worry, he has since been adopted by the station and now has a new perch where police say he is sure to only interrupt foot traffic.