Mountain lion spotted near Capitola mall

CAPITOLA, CA

Anyone headed to the Capitola mall may want to be on the lookout for a mountain lion.

The Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Department issued an alert after a security guard reported seeing a mountain lion walking near the food court Wednesday morning.

Deputies used a reverse 911 system to alert people living nearby to the sightings.

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