By Will Griffee For Mailonline
Published: 18:42 BST, 10 October 2019 | Updated: 18:44 BST, 10 October 2019
American heavyweight Tyrone Spong faces 23 charges after his pet cougar escaped and was found roaming the streets of his Florida neighbourhood.
The boxer, who is enduring a dreadful week after being pulled from his fight with Oleksandr Usyk due to an 'adverse' drug test, will now have to face prosecutors on the numerous alleged offenses relating to his pet.
Alarmed neighbours in Parkland called wildlife officers to the scene after seeing the 60-pound animal leap over a fence and sunbathe in a driveway.
American heavyweight Tyrone Spong is facing 23 charges after his pet cougar escaped
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