Possible Cougar Sighted in Glenview

According to Glenview police, someone reported an animal resembling a cougar near their home on Crescent Ln. on Sunday.

On Sunday Sept. 23, a resident of the 4400 block of Crescent Ln. reported a cougar-like animal near their home on different occasions during the night and day, according to a recent Glenview Police report. The resident witnessed the animal run towards a retention pond near I-294, police say. 

This is the year's first report of a cougar sighting in Glenview, though residents have been spotting a similar animal in . 

Residents are urged to use caution and asked to report sightings of suspicious animals immediately. As a cougar’s main prey, deer carcasses should also be reported to local police. Contact Glencoe Community Service Officer Katie Sweeney at (847) 835-4112 for additional information.

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Harry Gio September 27, 2012 at 04:54 PM
Everytime my wife an I go to Wildfire, there are ALWAYS Cougars at the bar . . .
Stan Golovchuk September 27, 2012 at 05:02 PM
Call the police! Or Animal Control! Or a cab...
Gregg Baker September 29, 2012 at 02:15 AM
The photo of the cougar serves no purpose other than to cause and support feline stereotypes. Besides, is that the ACTUAL cougar or only a representation?
Basi livaditis October 01, 2012 at 12:35 PM
no its real i am the one who saw it.


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