Bear spotted in Longmeadow

Hampden County
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A black bear was spotted rummaging through bird feeders and breaking fences in Longmeadow Tuesday morning.

According to Longmeadow police, the bar was seen in the area of Prynnwood Road and Knollwood Drive around 11:00 a.m. They later posted photos of the bear on their Facebook page, from a resident in that same neighborhood.

Police said although the bear hasn’t shown any aggression, use caution and do not approach the bear. Residents are also reminded to remove trash and bird feeders from the yard.

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