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Large mountain lion killed in OK after attacking livestock

CIMARRON COUNTY, OK (KSWO)- One Oklahoma landowner can rest easy knowing his sheep are safe after officials killed a mountain lion that was preying on his sheep.

The mountain lion was killed Saturday in Western Cimarron County by an Oklahoma Wildlife Services officer.

The landowner told officials the cat killed sheep near the driveway of his home. Officials found tracks in a livestock pen on the property and concluded the lion killed three sheep in the pen.

The carcass will be presented to a wildlife department employee for biological data collection.

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