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300-LB Bear in Granada Hills Now Captured by Fish and Wildlife Service

July 17, 2018 - 12:25 pm

(CNS) - A bear has been spotted in a neighborhood in the 13000 block of Whistler Avenue in Granada Hills.

The 300-pound bear was captured by Fish and Wildlife Service after being drugged. 

Residents were being advised to stay in their homes.

The LAPD Devonshire station tweeted Tuesday that police units/Animal Control are in route to respond and handle the situation with care. LAPD tweeted the bear is located at 13139 Whistler Ave.

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