Mountain lion that tries to enter Reno casino released

RENO — A mountain lion that was caught after trying to enter a Reno casino is back in the wild.

 

The 2-year-old male mountain lion was released into the Carson Range above Lake Tahoe’s east shore Saturday morning, said Chris Healy, spokesman for the Nevada Department of Wildlife.

 

“He was fully ready to go,” Healy said. “Hewasfeisty in the trap and snarled if you got too close. Once he decided to go, he quickly ran off into the underbrush and was

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