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Bear spotted in Butler County

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BUTLER CO., AL (WSFA) -

The Butler County Sheriff's Department is warning residents of a bear who is wandering the roads of the county.

WSFA 12 News reached out to Sheriff Kenny Harden who says the bear was originally sighted Monday night around 8:45 p.m. on Ridge Road and again on Tuesday around 1:00 p.m. on Highway 263.

Sheriff Harden says residents should keep their distance if they spot a bear. Do not attempt to feed the bear or try to approach it. He says the department has not had any reported incidents of attacks by bear or problems with bears.

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