CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – These photos were posted by Chicopee Police today. They were sent from a resident on Taylor St. They show destroyed bird feeders and bent poles were caused by a roaming bear.
Chicopee Police Officer Mike Wilk told 22News that the person who sent in those pictures lives close to the woods and river area. Wilk says that if you live in the Taylor St or Sheridan St area, you may want to remove all sources of food from your yard.
22News will continue to update you on air and online if there are any more reports of wild animals roaming around your neighborhood.
And if you see a bear yourself and are safely indoors, snap a picture and send it to Report It here.