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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Killing_of_Cecil_the_lion

Cecil (c. 2002 – 2 July 2015) was a lion who lived primarily in the Hwange National Park in Matabeleland North, Zimbabwe.He was a major attraction of the park and was being studied and tracked by a research team of the University of Oxford as part of a long-term study.. On the night of 1 July 2015, Cecil was wounded with an arrow by Walter Palmer, an American dentist and recreational big ...

www.nydailynews.com/news/world/lion-killing-veterinarian...

He was widely compared to Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer, who created a similar fury when he shot and killed Zimbabwe's beloved Cecil the lion during a hunting trip last summer.

news.nationalgeographic.com/2016/06/cecil-african-lion...

Cecil the Lion Died Amid Controversy—Here's What's Happened Since. ... a dentist from Minnesota, ... The team tracked the famed cat and shot him again 11 hours later.

www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/...

Cecil the lion's killer revealed as American dentist EXCLUSIVE: A Minnesota father of two is discovered to be the hunter who shot dead Cecil – one of Zimbabwe's most loved lions

www.nytimes.com/2015/07/30/us/cecil-the-lion-walter-palmer...

Nearby was a sign with a darker message for the dentist who said he killed the cat: “ROT IN HELL.” ... the lion was shot with a crossbow after he was lured out of the sanctuary, following the ...

www.washingtonpost.com/news/animalia/wp/2017/07/20/cecil...

Lion guardians at Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park said Xanda was taken by a trophy hunter two years after his beloved father was killed in the same area. ... had been fatally shot several days ago ...

www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-33695872

A US dentist who killed a lion in Zimbabwe says he regrets shooting the well-known animal and insists that he thought he was on a legal hunt. Police in Zimbabwe have arrested two people over the ...

www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation-now/2015/07/28/...

Minnesota dentist 'deeply' regrets 'taking' Cecil the lion. Zimbabwean authorities say that a Minnesota man is responsible for slaying one of the country's most beloved lions.

www.nytimes.com/2015/07/29/world/africa/american-hunter-is...

Walter Palmer, a dentist from Minnesota, killed Cecil, a lion who was a favorite among visitors at a national park in Zimbabwe, after the animal was lured out of the sanctuary, the authorities say.

www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/28/walter-palmer...

As Zimbabwean police say he faces poaching charges, Minnesota dentist Walter Palmer faces furious criticism on social media