Bear captured in the courtyard of a house with a tranquilizer gun No injuries Komatsu Ishikawa October 24, 20:49

On the afternoon of the 24th, a bear was found in the courtyard of a house in a residential area in Komatsu City, Ishikawa Prefecture.

The bear was captured using a tranquilizer gun, and no one has ever been injured.

Around 0:30 pm on the 24th, a resident of Shinmachi, Komatsu City reported to the police that there was a bear in the backyard of his house, and according to the police and Komatsu City, the bear was in another house nearby about three hours later. It was found in the courtyard.

The bear was seen as a child about 60 to 70 cm in length and stayed in the courtyard as it was, but before 7:00 pm, a prefecture employee captured it with a tranquilizer gun.

No one has ever been injured.

The bear was found in a residential area about 1 km north of JR Komatsu Station.