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Bear in Hartford, Conn. Tree Tranquilized, Relocated

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    Bear in Hartford, Conn. Tree Tranquilized, Relocated
    Hartford Police Department
    The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection is responding to get a black bear down from a tree in Hartford.

    A black bear that was in a tree in the Blue Hills neighborhood of Hartford has been safely removed and relocated.

    The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection responded and tranquilized the bear spotted in a tree on Colebrook Street in Hartford.

    DEEP officials tranquilized the bear and relocated it to "more comfy surroundings," Hartford Deputy Chief Brian Foley said, adding that the bear is safe.