Police say that a real bear was responsible for a garage break-in that occurred in Lincoln County, Wis., last week.
According to CBS
, a man called police and complained that someone broke into his garage. He said that the thief ended up stealing a bag of sunflower seeds that weighed 50 pounds.
According to UPI
, the man said that one of the windows must have been opened up a crack. He said that the bear must have placed his paw through the window and ended up knocking down everything that was inside.
According to WTAQ
, an officer said that claw marks were found near the broken window.It also looks as if the bear dragged the bag of seeds into woods located nearby.
The man said it looks as if the bear returned a second time and trashed everything in the garage when it could not find more food.
The bear was never found nor was the bag of seeds.