The Lincoln Police Department is warning residents to be on the alert for a mountain lion.
A mountain lion was reported to police about 12:40 p.m. near Auburn Ravine Park, said Jill Thompson, Lincoln city spokeswoman.
"An officer did verify the sighting, but we haven't seen the animal since," Thompson said.
Officers are searching for the animal. Residents are asked to call 911 if they see the mountain lion.