Bear Found Up Tree In Florida Neighborhood

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Category: Society / May 17, 2013 1:03PM EDT

A bear was discovered in a tree in a Tampa, Florida neighborhood on Friday.

Weighing more than 200 pounds, the black bear climbed the tree and remained there for hours, according to local media sources.

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials tranquilized the bear, causing it to fall to the ground from a high tree branch.

Officials carried the animal away on a tarp.

Weighing more than 200 pounds, the black bear climbed the tree and remained there for hours, according to local media sources.

Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officials tranquilized the bear, causing it to fall to the ground from a high tree branch.

Officials carried the animal away on a tarp.

 

(Video Source: REUTERS)