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Bear falls during removal from Paramus tree, will be relocated to safer area

Crews were trying for hours to coax the

Crews were trying for hours to coax the 100-pound bear down from the tree on Winters Avenue with no success. (June 5, 2014 7:46 PM)

A young bear spotted high in a Paramus neighborhood was tranquilized and removed Thursday, but not before taking a tumble from his perch.

Crews were trying for hours to coax the 100-pound bear down from the tree on Winters Avenue with no success.

Then after three hours, and just after 4 p.m., animal control officers shot a tranquilizer at him that got stuck in the bear's ear. They shot...

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