Cougar sighting near Spanish Fork school

Posted at 10:51 AM, Oct 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-04 12:53:50-04

SPANISH FORK, Utah – Authorities are warning residents about a cougar spotted near Canyon Elementary School Tuesday.

The Division of Wildlife Resources and animal control are searching the area near 1492 E. 1240 S.

Police said the school is keeping children inside as a precaution.

If you see the cougar, officials would like to hear from you at (801) 804-4700.

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