SALEM --A cougar was spotted at Salem's Minto-Brown Island Park Friday, city officials said.

A park visitor saw the cougar on a trail in the cheery orchard area of the park, according to Mark Becktel, with the City of Salem.

Signs have been posted, warning people to use caution while visiting the park.

The Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife was investigating.

Minto-Brown Island is a city park as well as a state wildlife refuge.

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