Bear Walks Like a Person

Bear takes a leisurely stroll through a neighborhood in New Jersey on its hind legs.
1:49 | 08/07/14

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The bear video that has much of America talking and so we want to know is that the real deal. ABC's Ron Claiborn in the neighborhood. See for yourself that experts tell ABC news is not someone in a bear suit. They say it really is a bear standing on his hind legs and walking just as comfortably and smoothly as a person that you -- -- -- He stuck his turn up affairs and any stood up fully. And any -- -- to walk there it is there days. This -- caught on camera July 19. The beer ambling down a residential street in suburban Oak Ridge New Jersey that is a -- -- -- two weeks later. Barry goes again just two doors down. Northern New Jersey where black bears and humans coexist easily of bear -- is no big deal but -- bear strolling around like some mall shopper. Very big deal it's scary at first but after -- -- and a couple times it just becomes mere. -- -- says local residents have nicknamed this bare -- it turns out state wildlife officials have been monitoring any ever since it was first reported to them back in June. They say he's a juvenile under three years old and weighs about two -- fifty pounds. He is walking upright. That's his two front paws are injured more than likely it was a car accident bears can -- -- highlights very well and it's -- they don't choose to do so. Officials say the bear and his bare immigrants are not a danger to people and -- -- no plans to capture or relocate him. Live and let live. And the black -- said to be healing very nicely -- if you will -- take about six months before -- fully recovered. But David we are told that eventually he will be back like any other -- around here roaming around. On all four.

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