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