Lynchburg police urge residents to be 'bear aware' after bear sightings
LYNCHBURG, Va. – The Lynchburg Police Department is urging residents to stay 'bear aware' after several bear sightings were reported.
Authorities say the bear was spotted in the Boonsboro area Monday afternoon.
As a reminder, authorities say to remove food attractants like bird feeders, garbage cans and pet food. They also say to store garbage in a garage, shed or in a bear-proof container until trash pickup day.
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