A cougar was possibly seen in the area of the 4500-block of Chatterton Way in Saanich Saturday. (Black Press Media file photo)

A cougar was possibly seen in the area of the 4500-block of Chatterton Way in Saanich Saturday. (Black Press Media file photo)

Saanich police, pound respond to possible cougar sighting

Cougar possibly seen in area of 4500-block of Chatterton Way

The Saanich Police Department is warning the public about a possible cougar sighting.

Police said a cougar was possibly seen in the vicinity of the 4500-block of Chatterton Way around 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 4.

The B.C. Conservation Service has been notified and the Saanich Pound as well as Saanich police officers are in the area looking for the animal.

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