SAN DIMAS (CBSLA.com) — Authorities captured a mountain lion on Sunday evening that was spotted in San Dimas.
A deputy was patrolling the area saw the mountain lion behind a business in the area of West Bonita Street and North Eucla Avenue.READ MORE: Vigil Held For Cows That Escaped From Pico Rivera Meatpacking Plant
That’s when the deputy, according to authorities, put in a call for back-up.READ MORE: Newport Beach, Long Beach Brace Potential Flooding During Incoming High Tides
When other deputies arrived, they followed the mountain lion around as it went down Arrow Highway, where they then cornered it into a vacant lot.
Animal control officers were called to the area and captured the mountain lion, which was uninjured.MORE NEWS: 71-Year-Old Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Cultivating 300 Illegal Cannabis Plants
The mountain lion, described as a young adult, is expected to be picked up by Fish & Game officials on Monday.