RANCHO CUCAMONGA, Calif. (FOX 11 / CNS) - Police in Rancho Cucamonga received a call Wednesday morning in reference to a bear that was sighted in a neighborhood near two schools.
Police got the call to the intersection of Hellman Avenue and Lemon Street just before 6:10am. They even got a sighting of the bear on police dash cam as they arrived on the scene and posted to Twitter.
A RCPD deputy recorded this video while pursuing the black bear. Dep. of Fish n Wildlife are onscreen. pic.twitter.com/Yodi9JUydv— Rancho Police Dept. (@RanchoPD) May 18, 2016
Deputies have reportedly corralled the bear near a vineyard just ahead of the arrival of Department of Fish and Wildlife officers.
The bear was last reported up in a tree near the two Rancho Cucamonga schools. Vineyard Junior High and Highland Christian school have both locked down their campuses.
No injuries have been reported.
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