BIG KITTY: Mountain Lion Sighting Reported

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Residents of a Des Moines apartment complex say they’ve seen a mountain lion in the area.

Des Moines police say the manager of the complex, located at 4214 Hubbell Avenue, told them residents have reported seeing the mountain lion a few times during the morning hours.

The latest sighting was Monday morning.

Police are investigating the report.

In October of 2012, Des Moines police shot and killed a mountain lion after a man spotted it in his back yard on the city’s east side.