Chicopee PD: Stay away from bears in this area

Hampden County

CHICOPEE, Mass (WWLP) – Chicopee Police have received numerous reports on recent bear sightings in multiple areas of Chicopee.

Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News, bears have been seen on Champion Drive, Boutin Street and Pendleton Avenue.

Wilk said residents should stay away from the areas and take food sources inside. Environmental Police will not respond to just sightings.

•••🐻 Sighting•••Champion Dr, Boutin St, Pendleton Ave there is numerous reports of a bear. Please just stay away from…

Posted by Chicopee Police Department on Thursday, August 22, 2019

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