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BEAR STUCK IN A TREE IN NORTH CAROLINA (UPDATE)

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BEAR IN A TREE
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A bear that climbed up a tree in North Carolina has climbed down safely.

MyFox8.com set live camera set up to watch the little guy, who was stuck near the A&T softball field in Greensboro. After at least three hours of hanging out in the tree -- and plenty of public excitement -- the cub left the area and headed for the A&T campus.

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At about 9:22 a.m., the cub was spotted near Highway 29. Police and the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission were on the scene for a short time. Animal control authorities declined to go to the site and tranquilize the bear, the News & Record reported.

Greensboro Mayor Robbie Perkins didn't immediately return calls for comment. It wasn't immediately clear what became of the bear.

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