NEWS RELEASE · 23rd January 2015
Kitimat RCMP are asking pedestrians in the area of Lahakas Blvd and Cormorant Ave to be cautious when out walking. On January 23rd, 2015 at approximately 9:00 pm, an off-duty RCMP member spotted what appeared to be a cougar in the middle of Lahakas Blvd. The Department of Conservation have been advised of the sighting and will be monitoring for any further sightings in the area. Please remember to keep your animals on a leash at all times within the city limits unless in a specified off-leash area.