Bear spotted, trapped in California City

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CALIFORNIA CITY, Calif. (KGET) — California Fish and Wildlife has safely captured the bear spotted Thursday morning.

Officials said they will relocate it into the mountains.

Officials said the bear may have come from the mountain range east of Tehachapi. They said she is a healthy 3 to 4 year old female, about 150 pounds.

Editor’s note: This post was originally published on Nov. 4 and has since been edited with updates.

A bear was spotted early Thursday in California City, police said.

The sighting was reported in the area of Bay Avenue and 72nd Street, according to a news release sent at 1:20 a.m. Police had suggested pets be kept indoors for the night.

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