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Mountain Lion Spotted in South Lake Tahoe

A couple of mountain lion sightings in South Lake Tahoe have residents there a little nervous. El Dorado County Animal Services Lieutenant Robert Gerat says both calls came in in the afternoon, one on April 16th, and one on April 19th…

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Gerat says the girl did what she was supposed to do. She just backed away and went home. Mountain lions are not uncommon in the area, but they don’t tend to wander into populated areas very often. Gerat believes it was the same lion in both cases. It did not display agressive behavior either time.

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