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Mountain lion sighting reported once again near UCSB

Posted: 8:56 AM, Oct 08, 2019
Updated: 2019-10-08 12:07:40-04
Police confirm mountain lion sighting in Santa Barbara neighborhood

Another mountain lion sighting was reported near UCSB.

The campus police department says police were called to the beach below the cliffs at Campus Point after a lion was spotted there at about 7:45 p.m. Monday.

Fish and Wildlife was reportedly notified.

People are asked to avoid the area until further notice.

This is at least the fourth recent sighting on campus property.

Mid-September, three reports were made regarding mountain lion sightings at or near UCSB.