British Columbia

Possible cougar sighting in Victoria

Victoria police are on the lookout after a report of a possible cougar sighting this morning.

Man reported seeing cougar in the 900 block of Esquimalt Road

Victoria police are on the lookout after a report of a possible cougar sighting this morning.

A man called police around 6:30 a.m. PT Wednesday reporting he and his friend had seen a cougar in the 900 block of Esquimalt Road.

Police are notifying daycares and other facilities in the area.

If you see a cougar in the area, police say to call 911 immediately.