Bear Spotted in Portage County

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(By Matt Anderson)

MOGADORE– A day after a black bear was witnessed in Springfield Township in Summit County, another one was seen this morning just east in Mogadore.

Portage County Sheriff Deputies confirm to FOX 8 News, that a black bear was spotted roaming the area near the Mogadore Reservoir at around 7:30 a.m.

It is unclear from officials if it is the same bear from Monday. A FOX 8 viewer sent a picture of the bear as it made its way across Congress Lake Road and into a grassy area.

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