PEPPER PIKE, OH (WOIO) - The Pepper Pike Police Department said a small black bear was spotted on Bremerton Road on Thursday.
Police said it ran off after the bear noticed landscapers.
Officers are asking people to use caution if they spot a bear in the area.
On Tuesday Brecksville police spotted a black bear in the area of the 9100 block of Highland Drive.
The city of Hudson also posted a video of a black bear sighting through a security camera on Sunday in the Steepleview Drive area.
- Remove bird feeders.
- Store garbage in a secure container.
- Keep pet food inside.
- Clean out the grease traps after grilling.
- Place electric fencing around beehives.
- Pick fruit from berry bushes.
If you encounter a bear, remain calm. Bears typically do not attack as long as the bear is given space and not cornered.