Police warn residents of bear sighting

Police warn residents of bear sighting
Ashland police are warning residents of a possible bear sighting in town. (Source: Charlotte Observer)

HANOVER COUNTY, Va. (WWBT) - Ashland police are warning residents of a possible bear sighting in town.

Police say they received a call from a citizen about a possible bear sighting near Randolph Street and Route 1.

According to police, it is not uncommon to see a few bear cubs in Ashland, but police are reminding residents that if you see one, give it plenty of space and call the non-emergency communications line.

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