Bear spotted for 2nd time in 3 days - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Bear spotted for 2nd time in 3 days

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LONGMEADOW, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -

Another bear was sighted at Green Willow Drive in Longmeadow around 10 o'clock yesterday evening.

Longmeadow police tell Western Mass News that they caught up with the bear as it was having a snack in the backyard of a home on Green Willow Drive and report there is no risk to public safety. The homeowner of that home says bears have stopped by his house to snack on bird feeders twice in the past two days.

If you spot the bear, you can call the Environmental Police's 24-hour radio room at (800) 632-8075, or Massachusetts Wildlife at (508) 389-6300.

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