Bear spotted on security camera in northern Smith County

June 30, 2020

A bear was spotted by a security camera at a residence in Pleasant Shade in the early-morning hours of June 19, 2020.

On June 19, 2020, a security camera at a residence in Pleasant Shade caught a glimpse of a black bear wandering through the area. 

The bear was caught on camera around 12:21 a.m. on Hesson Ridge Lane.

 

You can report a black bear sighting to the Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency (TWRA) by clicking this link.

Learn more about bears in Tennessee by visiting https://www.tn.gov/twra/wildlife/mammals/large/black-bears.html.