Another Bear Captured and Released in Laramie

Another Bear Captured and Released in Laramie

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At the beginning of August, we reported on a young bear that had wandered into Laramie and toured town for around 6 hours. He was sedated by the Laramie Police Department along with the Wyoming Game & Fish Department, and then released.

Today, according to a social media post from Laramie Police Department, they captured another young bear in West Laramie.

The bear was immobilized and released into the Snowy Range, according to the post.

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“I would like to thank the citizens of Laramie for reporting a bear in their neighborhood this morning, which allowed wildlife personnel to respond quickly and ensured the safety & well-being of both the black bear and the public.” – Regional Wildlife Supervisor Matt Withroder