Large black bear reported in Solebury Township: Police

Police are warning residents to keep a safe distance, not to approach the bear and to secure trash and other potential food sources.

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SOLEBURY TOWNSHIP, PA – According to Solebury Township Police, a large black bear has been reported roaming parts of the township in the area of ​​Aquetong Road, Upper Mountain Road and Upper York Road.

“We are warning residents to maintain a safe distance from the bear, not to approach the bear and to secure their trash, bird feeders and other food that may attract the bear,” police said. “Do not attempt to feed the bear.”


Anyone who happens to come into contact with a bear should remain calm, make noise and back away slowly, police said.