WILD animals have run away from a zoo in Western Germany, creating a shock among the public, BBC reports.
It was reported that two lions, two tigers, and a Jaguar have escaped from a zoo in Lünebach in western Germany, police have said.
Local authorities advised residents to stay inside their homes and call the police if they saw any of the five predators at large.
A bear had also escaped but has been shot, a spokesperson told news agency AFP.
German media report the animals were able to break out after flooding from a storm overnight.