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Deputies warn La Crescenta residents of reported bear sightings

November 10, 2009 |  9:31 pm

Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies alerted residents in La Crescenta this evening to reports of a large black bear roaming through an apartment complex.

Several callers reported seeing a bear in the complex in the 4300 block of Ocean View Boulevard.

Deputies searched the area but were unable to find the animal, according to the Sheriff's Department.

The department said it used the reverse 911 system to warn residents of the sightings. 

-- Robert J. Lopez