Warning: Bear spotted in Clayton
A warning from Clayton Police after people reported bear sightings. Last Saturday, a black bear was spotted in a wooded area near Lombard Street and Amelia Church Road. Wildlife officials say it's mating season and male bears are passing through to find a mate.
CONDONE THE OPENING, ONE OWNER SAID IN A TEXT THE BARS DID NOT DEFY THE ORDER, RATHER, THEY OPENED TO SHOW THEY CAN OPERATE AS SAFELY AS ANY OTHER BUSINESS. >>> A WARNING FROM CLAYTON POLICE AT HER PEOPLE REPORTED SEEING A BEAR ROAMING AROUND. LAST SATURDAY AT BLACK BEAR WAS SPOTTED IN THE WOODS NEAR LOMBARD STREET AND AMELIA CHURCH ROAD. WILDLIFE OFFICIALS SAY IT IS MATING SEASON AND MAIL BEARS ARE PASSING THROUGH TO FIND A MATE. SO FAR NO ONE HAS TAKEN VIDEO OR PHOTOS OF THE BEAR. >> I HAVE SEEN LOTS OF THINGS, BUT NOT A BEAR. BUT, THERE MAY BE BECAUSE THERE IS A LOT OF WHAT'S AROUND HERE.