On Sunday, March 16, 2014, at approximately 3:54 p.m. deputies from the Highland Police Department responded to a report of a possible sighting of a small mountain lion or bobcat on the
north side of the pool area at the East Highland’s Ranch property at 7136
Clubview. The reporting party stated the animal ran north toward
Highland Avenue and out of view.
Deputies immediately conducted a search of the area with the assistance of a helicopter from the Aviation Division. However, they were unable to locate the animal or any tracks.
The Highland Police Department would like to warn area residents of an ncrease in the number of sightings of coyotes and bobcats in
the area near Highland Avenue between Church and Weaver. Residents should be on the alert to ensure
they do not leave food or other items that might attract the wild animals. Pets and small domestic animals should be secured
at night. Immediately call 9-1-1 if you see a wild animal.
Refer: Sergeant Maggie Finneran
Station: Highland Police
Phone No. 909.425.9793