LONGMONT, Colo. (CBS4) – A Longmont resident got a shock late in the day on Monday when they spotted a mountain lion underneath their car. The car was parked in the garage and the mountain lion was napping.

The mountain lion was found under this car in a Longmont garage.

(credit: Colorado Parks & Wildlife)

Officials with Colorado Parks and Wildlife said the mountain lion was a young male. They responded to the scene along with Longmont police.

Colorado Parks & Wildlife tranquilized the mountain lion in Longmont.

(credit: Colorado Parks & Wildlife)

Wildlife officers ended up tranquilizing the animal and were working on relocating it back to Colorado’s high country.

The Longmont Times-Call reported that numerous residents had reported seeing the mountain lion roaming around prior to the discovery in the garage.


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