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Mountain Lion Attacks Two Cats in Monrovia

Details are scarce in the weekend mountain lion attack that Monrovia Police warned residents in a foothill neighborhood about.

The sent out a robocall Tuesday night warning of a mountain lion that attacked two house cats over the weekend.

Police received a call from a resident in the 400 block of Lotone Street who said that the mountain lion attacked two cats in the area after 11 p.m. Sunday. The animal fled before police arrived, Monrovia Police Sgt. Michael Head said.

The condition of the pets was unknown, Head said. A spokesman for the California Department of Fish and Game could not be immediately reached for comment.

The area is the exact same block where a . The pet cat, an orange tabby named "Brett Favre," was killed by the mountain lion before his owner chased it away.

Renee August 08, 2012 at 06:01 AM
Hello, They were my 2 cats Stinker and Daphanie who were 20 year old brother and sister. The Mountain Lion came in our backyard onto our patio and killed them both. They will be missed..
Nathan McIntire (Editor) August 08, 2012 at 06:27 AM
I'm very sorry to hear that Renee, that's terrible.
Gayle M. Montgomery August 08, 2012 at 06:42 AM
Sorry, Renee. They were probably just so aged they had no chance of escaping the mountain lion. If there's any consolation for you, they came into the world together and are together in the next. Really tough thing for you to have to go through. Pets are like a part of our family. Sending you a hug.
Margaret Angerer August 08, 2012 at 01:14 PM
I think Gayle worded it best for all of us. Sending hugs also.
Betsy Woodford August 08, 2012 at 01:42 PM
So sorry about your beloved cats.
MamaDog August 08, 2012 at 03:05 PM
Pets are family - I'm so sorry this happened to Stinker and Daphanie
Judy L. Haugh August 09, 2012 at 12:17 AM
I am so sorry for your loss. God bless you during this difficult time.
Ninja Girl August 11, 2012 at 03:59 PM
very sorry for your loss :(

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