Police: Black Bear spotted in Westport

Officials say the bear was seen in the woods behind a home on Sunnyside Lane Monday night.

Police are asking Westport residents to be on the lookout after a black bear was spotted.

Police are asking Westport residents to be on the lookout after a black bear was spotted. (7/28/15)

WESTPORT - Police are asking Westport residents to be on the lookout after a black bear was spotted.

Officials say the bear was seen in the woods behind a home on Sunnyside Lane Monday night.

Police say the witness lost track of the bear as it moved on.

They are asking residents to never try to feed or attract bears, and to always keep your distance.

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