Black bear spotted in the Fox Valley

Posted at 3:04 PM, May 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-08 16:04:35-04

Appleton Police are warning the public to watch out for bears after a sighting in the Fox Valley.

Police posted on twitter that a black bear and cubs were spotted yesterday near the intersection of Providence and Windingbrook on Appleton's north side.

They say the DNR has been contacted and police are monitoring the area. Authorities also ask anyone who sees them to stay away from them and call Police.