Mill Valley police say mountain lion spotted, urge caution

Los Angeles, California October 27, 2022-A mountain lion sits in a tree after being tranquilized along San Vicente Blvd. in Brentwood Thursday. (Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

A mountain lion was spotted early Sunday morning, according to Mill Valley police.

The animal was seen near Camino Alto and Overhill just after 6 a.m., authorities said

Officers checked the area but were unable to locate the lion, and urged the public to be cautious. 

Anyone who encounters the mountain lion should contact the Mill Valley Police Department.