Black Bear Sighting

During the morning hours of Saturday, June 13th, numerous West Goshen Township residents alerted the West Goshen Police Department of a black bear being in the area of South Five Points Road. The bear was last observed entering the wooded area south of the Rolling Green Memorial Park. The Pennsylvania Game Commission was notified and are making attempts to trap the animal. For more information and how to handle a bear encounter please visit http://www.bearsmart.com/play/bear-encounters/ and please contact 911 if seen. Until the bear is captured, residents are urged to monitor children and small pets when outside.