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Cougar killed on Browns Creek

A cougar is seen lounging in Tammy Reed’s back yard. An Oregon State Police trooper later killed the animal with a high caliber rifle. State wildlife policies allows dispatching animals who show no fear of humans.  	Contributed photo


A cougar is seen lounging in Tammy Reed’s back yard. An Oregon State Police trooper later killed the animal with a high caliber rifle. State wildlife policies allows dispatching animals who show no fear of humans. Contributed photo



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Tammy Reed is pictured with her cat Two Socks, who went missing for several days while a cougar was bedding down in Reed’s yard. Contributed photo

On Sunday evening, Tammy Reed stepped out of her house on Browns Creek Road and saw a full grown mountain lion just three feet away from her...

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