Mountain Lion that made School go into Lockdown Turned out to be a Fat Cat Eating a Rat

In the small town of Moses Lake, Washington, an ordinary day at Groff Elementary School took a surprising turn.

A routine morning transformed into a scene of mild alarm as reports of a mountain lion sighting near the school grounds emerged.

Following safety protocols, the school was promptly placed under lockdown.

The sighting of a mountain lion, was taken seriously, given the setting in the Pacific Northwest, a region familiar with wildlife encounters.

However, as the situation unfolded, the true nature of the ‘threat’ revealed itself.

The supposed predator was a large, plump cat engaged in a rather commonplace activity – eating a rat.

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