ROCKAWAY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS/AP) — This bear certainly had a sweet tooth. The smell of two dozen cupcakes in a baker’s car was too much for a black bear in New Jersey.READ MORE: Police Searching For Dirt Bike Rider Wanted In Hit-And-Run Crash In North Philadelphia
The bruin smashed a window and left only smeared icing and a paw print behind.
Christine Allen tells The Record the bear ate every single chocolate, vanilla and strawberry cupcake that she had made for a large order. Awaken by the dog barking and a “crunch sound,” her husband spotted the bear early Thursday.READ MORE: Police: 16-Year-Old Boy Critically Wounded After Being Shot 7 Times in West Philadelphia
Rockaway Township Police Lt. Peter Reilly says it looks like the bear has done some other damage in the area and breaking into a car raises concern. Police have notified wildlife officials.
Allen says while she doesn’t want her property destroyed, she doesn’t want the bear to be killed.MORE NEWS: Crime Again On Top Of Philadelphia Voters' Minds After 2 Pregnant Women Shot Within Days Of Each Other
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