Sticky-fingered bear steals 50-pound sack of seeds from Lincoln Co. Garage
LINCOLN COUNTY (WAOW) -
Deputies with the Lincoln County Sheriff's Department have identified the suspect in a grizzly round of thefts in the Town of Russell.
According to a Lincoln County crime report, deputies had been investigating the theft of a 50-pound bag of sunflower seeds from a garage on Axen Road. However the thief didn't cover his tracks; while hunting for clues, deputies found several tips including a broken window and claw marks on the sill. Deputies also found another lead, a trail. It was evidence that the suspect, a bear, dragged the sack of seeds into the woods.
Deputies say the sticky-fingered bear has not been located.