Douglas County Sheriff's Office

MEDIA RELEASE

DOUGLAS COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
 Justice Building • Roseburg, Oregon 97470 • (541) 440-4450

John Hanlin
SHERIFF

 

 
Date/Time of Release:  10/11/2013 - 14:00
Contact Person:  Andrea Zielinski  
Contact Number:  541-440-4486  
Subject:  Cougar sighting near residences  
Date/Time of Incident:  10/11/2013 - 11:00
Incident Location:  800 block of Old Garden Valley Road  
Case Number:  N/A  
N/A:  N/A

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office has received information of repeated sightings of a fully grown cougar near residences in the 800 block of Old Garden Valley Road, Roseburg.

The residents in this area have seen the cougar on numerous occasions during the past few weeks. They generally see the cougar at night, but it was seen this morning near a residence. The cougar does not appear to be fearful of people.

Residents in the area are urged to be cautious especially if you have young children and pets.


     
     
     
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