Elusive graffiti artist Banksy paints tiger behind Yankee Stadium

The artist’s previous piece in the borough sparked controversy because it featured the phrase “Ghetto 4 Life.”

The artist’s previous piece in the borough sparked controversy because it featured the phrase “Ghetto 4 Life.” (10/31/13)

THE BRONX - The elusive British graffiti artist Banksy has left his mark in the Bronx for a third time.

His latest artwork attracted crowds behind Yankee Stadium where he painted a roaring tiger.

Banksy's previous piece in the borough sparked controversy with many people taking offense to its featured phrase, “Ghetto 4 Life.”

Banksy has been on a monthlong tour of New York City, with artwork turning up across the five boroughs nearly every day.

For more on Banksy's latest mural in the Bronx, watch the clip to the left or click News 12 Extra on Optimum TV channel 612. 

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