Cougar Sighting

Saskatoon Police received a complaint of a cougar sighting in the 300 Block of Avenue J south at approximately 9:04 a.m. on October 7th, 2008.

Uniform officers and members from Saskatchewan Environment and Resource Management attended to investigate. As a precaution, a Saskatoon Police Service animal destruction officer was also dispatched.

No evidence was found to confirm that a cougar had been in the area. Police have received only one report of this.

(Occurrence Number: 08-103673)