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Mountain Lion

DATE/TIME: Monday 10th, 2018 10:16 p.m

INCIDENT: Mountain Lion Sighting

LOCATION: 5900 block of Avalon Avenue in the Town of Yucca Valley

SUMMARY: Monday 10th, 2018, at 10:16 p.m., deputies from the Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Station responded to the 5900 block of Avalon Avenue, Yucca Valley, reference a Mountain Lion trapped inside of a chicken coop. The mountain lion had attacked and killed one of the homeowners chickens. Department of Fish and Game responded to the scene, but the mountain lion escaped prior to their arrival. Residents are urged to contact law enforcement in the event of any future sighting.

Refer: Deputy R. Alfaro

Station: Morongo Basin Sheriff’s Station

Phone No. (760)366-4175

Case No. 231802373

JOHN McMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department