DENVER, NC (FOX 46) - Lions and tigers...and bears oh my!
A curious black bear was spotted on Tuesday roaming a back yard in Denver, North Carolina. The new visitor caused quite the commotion.
Some neighbors tell FOX 46 Charlotte they removed their bird-feeders after the sighting.
Are black bears dangerous to humans?
- There is no record of anyone being killed by a mother black bear defending her cubs and attacks are very rare
- Started black bears run awaym often to a tree
- By contrast, started gizzlies may charge and occasionally attack, making grizzlies over 20 times more dangerous than black bears