Bear sighting prompts warning in Longwood

Police issue alert for Devonshire neighborhood

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LONGWOOD, Fla. - Longwood police warned residents to be on alert after a bear was spotted walking through a neighborhood.

The bear sighting occurred Thursday morning in the Devonshire subdivision near Cornwall Court.

Police urged residents to be aware of their surroundings and to keep their families and pets safe.

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