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Pierce County animal control and law enforcement officers are responding to reports of a Bengal tiger on the loose just outside of Puyallup on River Road.

A spokesman for the sheriff's office said several people reported seeing the tiger.

The City of Puyallup posted this short update to its Twitter account: Tiger hunt taking place in unincorporated Pierce County outside the City of Puyallup.

Stay tuned for updates on this developing story.

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