California Supermarket Falls Prey to Bear Necessities

The Placer County Sheriff’s Office, in California, has warned the public to be vigilant after a deputy found a hungry black bear climbing on top of shopping carts at a Tahoe City supermarket on October 9.

A clip shared to the Placer County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page shows the bear at the carts outside of a Safeway outlet at the Lighthouse Center shopping complex.

The sheriff’s office issued the warning as bears are stocking up on food ahead of hibernation. Credit: Placer County Sheriff’s Office via Storyful