A mountain lion that wandered into the parking lot of a Southern California shopping mall died after a tranquilizer dart pierced a lung.
Authorities in San Mateo County are warning that a mountain lion may be in the Montara area after a hiker found a deer carcass Thursday morning that appeared to have been attacked on a hiking trail.
Santa Cruz police Friday received three separate reported sightings of a mountain lion walking by residences in central Santa Cruz, one of them on the grounds of an apartment complex only blocks from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.
A car struck and killed a mountain lion Friday morning on southbound Interstate 280 in San Bruno, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A mountain lion was spotted in Hillsborough early Friday morning and a dead deer apparently killed by the big cat was later found in the area.
One of the sightings was in the backyard of a home.
The latest was Friday morning, as authorities said two big cats were seen near Barn Theater at UC Santa Cruz.
A mountain lion was spotted Saturday in the Emerald Lake Hills residential area of San Mateo County west of Redwood City, according to the sheriff’s department.
A mountain lion that caused a stir in Mountain View has been killed.
Surveillance footage captured a mountain lion lounging on top of a car in a South Bay home’s driveway.