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EnCon officials say Canton bear was shot and killed

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CANTON, CT (WFSB) -

State EnCon Police said Saturday a bear was found dead in Canton after it was shot.

They said officials discovered a dead bear in the woods of Barbourtown Road.

DEEP officials determined the death was a result of a gunshot wound.

Officials said the incident is unrelated to a woman who was nipped by a bear in Canton yesterday.

EnCon police said they are investigating.

Anyone with information should reach out to EnCon police by calling (860) 424-3333.

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