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125-pound bear caught in Montgomery County

He's been wandering around the county lately.

Bear captured in Montgomery Co

ABINGTON TWP., Pa. - A bear that's been wandering in Montgomery County for several days has been captured.

Game officials found the bear in a tree in Abington Township Wednesday.

The 125-pound bear was tranquilized with a dart gun, fell asleep, then fell from the tree.

Crews got the one-and-a-half year old bear tagged and are taking him to northeastern Pennsylvania to be released into the wild.


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