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Bear cub spotted near Short Pump Town Center

Posted at 11:32 PM, Jul 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-10 23:50:11-04

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. – A black bear cub was spotted in Short Pump Sunday evening.

Several folks sent photos and video of the cub to WTVR CBS 6.

The bear was first spotted around Short Pump Town Center before scampering across Broad Street and heading across the Martin’s parking lot.

Henrico Animal Control officials confirmed they were called about the bear and spent time trying to track the animal down.

As of 11 p.m., we had not received an update on the search.

Stay with WTVR.com and watch CBS 6 News for updates.  If you saw the bear and snapped a photo, click the "submit your photo" button below to add it to the gallery.