According to Game and Fish,  the young female (not pictured) was healthy and in good condition. Photo: Nick Sulzer // Buckrail

LANDER, Wyo. — On Saturday, Wyoming Game and Fish captured a sub-adult female mountain lion that had killed a deer adjacent to McManus Park in Lander.

Photo: Wyoming Game and Fish Department

According to Game and Fish,  the young female was healthy and in good condition. The mountain lion was not involved in any types of conflicts, but because she had localized in the city of Lander was released to a more remote area of Fremont County.

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Caroline Chapman is a Community News Reporter. She enjoys reading non-fiction, skiing, hiking, and playing piano in her downtime. Her favorite aspect about living in Jackson is the genuine admiration that Wyomingites share for the land and the life that it sustains.