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Environmental police eventually shot it with a tranquilizer gun.
There is always a chance that the sound of a familiar voice would have calmed the big cat sufficiently to allow for a clean shot with the tranquilizer gun.
Casella said he and other officers had the bear surrounded and it stayed put until Environmental Police Officer Mark Brighenti arrived with a tranquilizer gun.
Moments later, all lights in the neighborhood were turned off for a while, and wildlife officers shot the bear with a tranquilizer gun.
A bear found Sunday morning in a yard near Avenue O-8 and 17th Street West was shot with a tranquilizer gun and hauled back into the wild.