The San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Friday night mountain lion sighting in Portola Valley.
A mountain lion was seen Thursday night in San Carlos, according to the San Mateo County Office of Emergency Services.
A DNA test has confirmed that a mountain lion shot and killed by authorities was the same animal that grabbed and bit a 6-year-old boy on Sunday.
A mountain lion suspected of attacking a 6-year-old boy in the hills above Cupertino over the weekend has been reportedly found and killed.
Test results reveal the mountain lion that attacked a 6-year-old boy near Cupertino Sunday is a male.
A mountain lion and three cubs were reportedly spotted near Woodside Tuesday morning, days after a young boy was attacked in San Mateo County.
Amid the search for the mountain lion that mauled a six-year-old boy near a Cupertino Winery on Sunday, wildlife advocates say California’s drought may have been a factor in the attack.
The boy upgraded by doctors to good condition Monday, and was released from the hospital. He was attacked around 1 p.m. Sunday afternoon on a hiking trail along Montebello Road near the Pichetti Winery. The family was about two miles away from the main picknick ground at the time of the attack.
Boy Attacked By Mountain Lion Near Cupertino Winery Released From Hospital; Hunt For Big Cat Continues
A hunting expedition is being organized Monday morning to go after a mountain lion that attacked a child in the hills just outside Cupertino on a popular hiking trail.
Authorities suspended a search for a mountain lion in Cupertino that sent a 6-year-old boy to the hospital Sunday afternoon, according to Santa Clara County Sgt. Curtis Stenderup.