updated 02/08/2011 AT 5:25 PM ET
•originally published 02/08/2011 AT 6:00 PM ET
Are they or aren’t they?
Cyrus, 18, and Bowman were spotted laughing and playing with a puppy in L.A.’s Griffith Park over the weekend. Bowman had his arms wrapped around Cyrus and, at one point, kissed her forehead.
Still, a source close to Cyrus tells PEOPLE the pair are nothing more than pals. “Miley is single,” says the source. “They’re not dating. Just friends.”
However, another source contends, “They’re definitely dating. It’s legit.”