El Dorado County Sheriff's Deputies Help Release Bear From Car

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 15, 2018 / comments

A video captured by El Dorado County Sheriff’s deputies serves as a dramatic reminder: Remember to lock your car doors

[MICHAEL MCGOUGH, THE SACRAMENTO BEE]

Dashcam footage posted Tuesday to YouTube by the El Dorado County Sheriff’s Office shows deputies responding to reports of a bear trapped in the back of a sedan parked in a residential driveway.

Officers had to use nonlethal “beanbag” rounds to break the rear window, freeing the bear from the car, an edited video of the recent incident shows.

“He’s done a little bit of damage in there,” an officer can be heard saying. “We’re going to try to get him out, because he’s not happy at all.” ...

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