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Bear found in Wolcott neighborhood, relocated to wild

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This bear was darted in a Wolcott neighborhood on Wednesday morning. (Wolcott Animal Control) This bear was darted in a Wolcott neighborhood on Wednesday morning. (Wolcott Animal Control)
WOLCOTT, CT (WFSB) -

A bear was found roaming in Wolcott and was relocated to the wild on Wednesday morning. 

The bear was found roaming in a residential area near Brookdale Drive between 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. 

Police said members of Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection and Wolcott Town Highway Department helped with the catch. They darted the animal and relocated to the wild. 

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