I would have shit my pants if that thing came trotting up to my front door. Ain’t about to catch my ass going outside ever again, byeeeee.

It was around 10am this morning when the approximately 1 and a half year old mountain lion made it’s appearance in the Natomas neighborhood area of Merrivale Way and Bessemer Court. According to MSN, it likely wandered too far from the mountains while looking for a new territory.

You can see the video HERE.

At around 1pm, the mountain lion was hit with a tranquilizer that didn’t phase him at all. He was up moments later walking around. About a half an hour later is when he was successfully tranquilized. He will be taken back to the wild and set free.

Update: (1:30) the mountain lion was successfully tranquilized and is now on his way to fish and wildlife’s clinic. He…

Posted by Councilmember Angelique Ashby on Sunday, February 24, 2019

So glad it ended without anyone or the animal getting hurt.