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Black bear sightings in Warren County

Posted by Amber Jenkins - email

WARREN COUNTY, OH (FOX19)-- A young black bear has been spotted in parts of Warren County.

According to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources Wildlife Division, there are confirmed sightings in the Central and Northeastern areas of the county. The bear appears to a young male.

The ODNR says that black bears are endangered in Ohio and are protected by law. They are not to be harmed or hunted. Authorities say that the young bear has not been aggressive and has not caused any problems.

People who have seen the bear or have any questions should call the district office of the ODNR at 937-372-9261.

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