Mountain Lion Sighting Confirmed Near Wahoo


Officials in Saunders County have confirmed a mountain lion sighting near Wahoo.

Sheriff Kevin Stukenholtz said a motorist saw the mountain lion shortly before 4:30 a.m. on Monday. The cat was feeding on a deer carcass on Highway 77. The deputy sent to check the report shined his spotlight in some nearby trees and saw the mountain lion jump down from one and run off.

The sighting was about a half mile from Saunders Medical Center.