The #YonkersPD has received reports tonight regarding black bear(s) sightings in the Fox Terrace area adjacent to Dunwoodie Golf Course. The animal(s) retreated into the wooded area without incident.
The NYS Department of Environmental Conservation provides helpful information about black bear encounters:
Black bear info: https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/6960.html
Reducing conflicts: https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/6995.html
Black bear encounters: https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/94710.html
Nuisance wildlife reports can be made to the DEC here:
Any aggressive, attacking, or emergency behavior should be reported immediately by calling 9-1-1.