A rare mountain lion sighting was reported in a residential area of Redwood City on Thursday night, according to the city.
Residents contacted the Redwood City Police Department after seeing a possible mountain lion in the 1400 block of James Street and surrounding neighborhoods.
In response, the city reminded the public that such mountain lions are are “quiet, solitary and typically avoid people.”
“However, if you see a mountain lion in your neighborhood, please call 911,” the city added.
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