Bear Sighted in Sauk Rapids

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May 23, 2012 at 7:35 am

SAUK RAPIDS, MN (KNSI) – Police received report of a bear sighting around 2 p.m. Monday near the 17-hundred block of Summit Avenue.

Resident Joe Armstrong spotted the bear going through his yard and taking down bird feeders. He guessed it would have been around eight feet tall if he stood up.

Bear sightings have been reported in the Sauk Rapids city limits from time to time, but this is the first one reported to police this year.

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