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CT DEP Investigating Large Cat Sightings
Release Date: June 09, 2011

The Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announcing an investigation of recent sighting of a large cat in the King Street area of Greenwich. Based on photographs taken of the animal and other evidence it appears that the animal may very likely be a mountain lion that has been held in captivity and was released or escaped.  Anyone that sees this animal should not approach it and immediately call local police and the DEP 24-hour Emergency Phone Line at 860-423-3333. 

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Press Release

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