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A year-and-a-half old female black bear ran towards a man, at a house in Madison. Still from a video courtesy of the state DEEP.

Bear Charges At Man In Madison

The man had been leaning out a window making a video of the year-and-a-half old female in his backyard.


A Metropolitan District Commission reservoir in West Hartford.  Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Dog-Walker Shoots At Bear Near MDC Reservoir

Authorities say a man fired eight shots at a bear that attacked his dog as he was walking near the MDC reservoir in West Hartford.


Bear Removed From Downtown New Britain Tree Will Be Relocated

A bear that was found up a tree in downtown New Britain has been tranquilized and will be relocated.


Cape Cod Bear Captured

Authorities say they’ve captured a black bear that’s been wandering around Cape Cod.
Police say they found the bear roaming around a resident’s property in Wellfleet at about 5 p.m. Monday.


(Courtesy DEEP)

Burlington Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Bear

A Burlington man faces charges after the body of a black bear was found near his home.


Bear’s Body Found In Burlington

Officials with the State Department of Energy and Environmental Protection are investigating the discovery of a bear found in the yard of a residence in Burlington this morning.


File Photo(Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

Man Who Killed Bear Seeks Special Probation

A Windsor man has applied for a special court program that would spare him prison time for shooting to death a black bear last month.


File Photo(Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

Windsor Man Charged With Killing Black Bear

An 82-year-old Windsor man is charged with killing a bear in his back yard.


File Photo(Tristano Korlou/WTIC Photo)

Injured Bear In Bristol Tree

Bristol police say wildlife experts from the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection were called to the Memorial Boulevard area of Bristol, after a bear which was hit by a car climbed a tree.


Bear Captured At Apartment Complex

Connecticut environmental officials say they’re planning to release a bear back into the wild after catching it at a Naugatuck apartment complex.