California Department of Fish and Wildlife
California wildlife officials plan to conduct DNA and disease tests in Sacramento to make sure they shot and killed the mountain lion that attacked a 6-year-old boy on a hiking trail..
The 65-pound animal was shot and killed not far from the hiking trail where a six-year-old boy was mauled.
Family was hiking when the six-year-old was attacked; the child suffered bite wounds and scratches.
There is a mountain lion lurking in the foothills of Nevada County, and it’s on the attack.
State wildlife officials say they’ve seen a significant drop in the number of mountain lions killed after an encounter with a human.
A state worker walked out of jail one day after he and another state employee were arrested on allegations of taking bribes.
Stephanie Clark, an employee of the Department of Fish and Wildlife, and Danny Compson, a Caltrans worker, are both facing fraud and corruption charges after an anonymous tip.