ESSEX COUNTY, N.J. (CBS) — A black bear caught on camera caused a spectacle in Essex County, New Jersey. The bear was seen casually taking a stroll on Monday.
Then it went up a tree where it stayed all day and into the night.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Primary: What Philadelphia Voters Need To Know Ahead Of Tuesday's Election
Social distancing went out the window as neighbors watched.READ MORE: Nearly 40,000 Early Votes Already Cast In Bucks County, But Election Officials Still Warn Results May Be Delayed
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It eventually came down and then disappeared.