Bear Sighting Along Gettysburg Pike


The Upper Allen Township Police has received multiple reports of bear sightings in the area of the 900 block of Gettysburg Pike.

There have been no reports of the bear being hostile or aggressive at this time. Residents are asked to move trash containers and bird feeders inside, so as not to attract the bear. If the bear is seen, do not approach the bear or attempt to confine the bear in any way.

The Upper Allen Township Police are working with the State Game Commission to resolve the matter. Residents are asked to call Upper Allen Police via 9-1-1 or 717-238-9676 regarding any concerns about public safety.