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Mountain lion sightings on the increase in Deadwood

DEADWOOD (AP) -- Deadwood's police chief is stressing safety as mountain lion sightings have increased in the city. Chief Kelly Fuller tells the Black Hills Pioneer that an increased lion presence isn't unusual for this time of year. He says ther...

DEADWOOD (AP) - Deadwood's police chief is stressing safety as mountain lion sightings have increased in the city.

Chief Kelly Fuller tells the Black Hills Pioneer that an increased lion presence isn't unusual for this time of year. He says there are more deer in the area, and the lions follow the food source.

Fuller is urging residents to keep a close eye on their pets.

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