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Hiawatha Police warn of possible mountain lion sighting


HIAWATHA, Iowa (KWWL) -- The Hiawatha Police Department is warning residents about a possible mountain lion sighting on Thursday.

The department says they received a call on Thursday about a possible sighting of a large bobcat or mountain lion near Edgewood Road and Canterbury Lane. Two people reportedly saw the animal and described it as light brown or blonde, about 3 feet in length, plus a 2 foot long tail.

Police are asking residents to be aware of their surroundings.

Trevor Oates

Executive Producer

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