Bear Sighting In Sloatsburg

The Ramapo Police Department is alerting the county of a large bear sighting in Sloatsburg this morning. The Ramapo Police officer witnessed the bear on the property of a home on Harriman Avenue and took pictures of the animal going through a waste basket. The officer noted that the bear ran into the wooded area across from Sterling Mine Road. The New York State Department of Conservation has issued guidelines to ensure public safety while also following protocol to relocate bears safely from urban and suburban areas on their website, dec.ny.gov.

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