Mountain lion trapped in underground garage

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (CNN/KTVU) — Authorities captured a mountain lion that was roaming the streets and neighborhoods of Mountain View, Calif.

Police started getting calls reporting the animal on the loose Tuesday.

The mountain lion eventually found itself trapped in an underground parking garage of a condominium complex.

It was hiding under a minivan when officials managed to safely corner it.

The game warden arrived and was able to tranquilize and remove it.

Officials say the mountain lion has a tracking collar, so they hope to use that find out who it belongs to. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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