Mountain lion possibly spotted in Winchester, Mass.

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 9.0.115 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

February 28, 2014, 6:17 am
SHARE THIS POST
Print Article


(NECN: Jackie Bruno, Winchester, Mass.) -   Investigators are trying to determine if a mountain lion was actually spotted in Winchester, Mass.
     
The animal was apparently spotted in the Dunster Lane neighborhood off of Pepper Hill Drive this week.
     
Massachusetts Environmental Police were called into the scene and found prints resembling those of a mountain lion.

Winchester Police sent out this tweet:



There hasn't been a confirmed mountain lion sighting in the area since 1858.

Tags: massachusetts, Winchester, mountain lion, Jackie Bruno
RELATED STORIES
COMMENTS
Appeal from new leaders to drop protest draws outrage from employees committed to ousted Arthur T. Demoulas
Authorities say the victim is a male from North Berwick, Maine
About halfway through their trip, the Greater Boston area teens saw the crisis between Israel and Hamas in Gaza erupt