Bear Aware: Multiple bear sightings in Bedford

Bedford police are warning residents about multiple bear sightings.
Officials say the bear has been spotted a few times in the area of Whitlockville Road and Cherry Street. 
They say that although there has been no reports of the bear being aggressive or approaching people, please be cautious and aware. 

They also say do not approach or interfere with bears.  Remove all bear attractants (i.e. food) and keep an eye on children and pets.
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