Lonely Planet Writer

Milwaukee police latest to spot lion on the loose

The first sighting of a lion-like creature on the loose in Milwaukee occurred last Monday and since then over two dozen people have called in to report a sighting.

Milwaukee police the latest to spot the lion on the loose.
Milwaukee police the latest to spot the lion on the loose. Image by Cliff / CC BY 2.0

Now two police officers have themselves reported seeing the animal. The latest sightings happened near Lincoln Creek on Sunday and police officers, accompanied by the Department of Natural Resources staff and canine experts, are searching the area. Police have advised residents to stay away from the area. Read more: chicagotribune.com