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Marietta Police Department
Saturday July 21st, 2018 :: 01:10 p.m. EDT


Yes, we know, a small black BEAR is wandering near the middle school (Polk &Winn). More

DNR has been notified.  No one has reported any aggression but let's be clear, do NOT approach if you see it.

We have had numerous calls this morning regarding the small to medium sized black bear sightings.  If observed near your home please stay inside until it leaves your area.  

DNR stated they believe it will return to its natural home if left alone.  Obviously we are here to help if you feel threatened please call 911.

Marietta Police Department
240 Lemon St
Marietta, GA 30060

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 770-794-5300

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