It happened around 4:00 Saturday afternoon on the 6600 block of Laurel Road.
Officials say the bear was about six feet tall and knocked over a bird feeder.
Police urge that if anyone sees the bear to call them immediately.
Below are some safety tips:
- Never feed or approach a bear!
- Remain calm if you encounter a bear.
- Make the bear aware of your presence by speaking in an assertive voice, singing, clapping your hands, or making other noises.
- Make sure the bear has an escape route.