ARCADIA (CBSLA) – A bear was spotted in an Arcadia neighborhood Monday morning.
The bear was first discovered in the area of Colorado Boulevard and Michillinda Avenue just before 9 a.m., according to Arcadia police.
California Department of Fish and Wildlife staff were called to the scene and the bear was tranquilized sometime before 10:30 a.m. in the driveway of a home in the 1100 block of Catalpa Road. The bear was believed to be between 300 and 350 pounds.
The bear will likely be relocated to a rural area and released back into the wild.
Traffic on the 210 Freeway was not affected.