Remember “Tiger King” star Carole Baskin and her “missing” husband Don Lewis?  Some people think Carole murdered him and fed him to her tigers.

It was a national obsession!

Well, it turns out he might still be alive.  But the source is Carole herself, so take it with a grain of salt.  What’s crazy is that Carole herself made this claim in 2021, and somehow, everybody in the media missed it.

On a British talk show, Carole claimed that Homeland Security got in touch with her and told her that Don was alive and well in Costa Rica.  (???)

 

She added, quote, “I didn’t think he was capable of supporting himself.  He took about a million dollars down to Costa Rica, I had agreed to let him do that so he could prove to himself that he could make a living.”

 

For the record, there’s no proof whatsoever that any of this is true.

Here is TMZ’s report on the story

Carole Baskin's First Husband Still Missing Despite Resurfaced Interview

The feds finding Carole Baskin 's first husband alive is all the buzz on the internet -- but that would be news to local authorities, who tell TMZ they haven't heard from the feds, and still consider Don Lewis missing. Here's the deal ...