Is there a loose tiger roaming around a lake near downtown Conway? What we found out

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A social media post saying there is a loose tiger off U.S. 501 and that there’s a $10,000 reward for catching the cat has been making its rounds on Facebook.

Fortunately — or unfortunately if you’re a tiger wrangler in need of $10,000 — the post is fake. A reverse image search of the picture reveals the post is a viral hoax that has surfaced in many different cities across the U.S., such as Houston, Texas.

It’s unclear where the post originated, but you don’t have to worry about a tiger attacking you in Conway.

A photo of a tiger in the water is making the rounds on social media, claiming to have been taken in Conway, SC.
A photo of a tiger in the water is making the rounds on social media, claiming to have been taken in Conway, SC.