Last night, Newton Police issued an alert about a bear in a tree near the Green Line tracks in Newton Centre:
Caution Wildlife Advisory: There is a Black Bear up a tree in the vicinity of 1320 Centre St. Please use caution and avoid the area...An officer is standing by.
This morning, police updated the situation:
Sometime during the night, the bear made its way down the tree and moved on. If seen in the area, please don’t approach it!