Bear breaks into Canton home

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CANTON -

A bear broke into a Canton woman's home while she was sleeping Monday.

The woman says the bear broke through a screen door around 7 a.m.

She played dead as the bear moved around, then called police when it left her bedroom.

The DEEP says they plan to set a trap near the woman's house.

Police say this is the fourth time something like this has happened in Canton.

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