Bear spotted in Chesterfield neighborhood

Chesterfield County
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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A bear was spotted in a Chesterfield County neighborhood Tuesday morning.

According to Lt. Cimbal with Chesterfield Police, the young bear was seen in the area of Eastwood and Greencastle Roads, which isn’t far from Powhite Parkway. 

“Please leave the bear alone — it will move on, ” Cimbal said in a tweet. 

Cimbal said both Richmond Police and Animal Control are also aware of the bear. 

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