Tuesday, June 11, 2013
Two bears shot after fighting each other in Coquitlam
Two bears shot in Coquitlam
The location of the conflict in Google Maps
Two male bears shot and killed after fighting in Coquitlam homeowner’s driveway.
The video attached to the previous link is about the recent bar problem in Surrey, near Tynehead Park. Read the comments; they are commenting about the issues in the "Burke Mountain" area.
Update: Trouble bear that had been shot after killing goat captured
What an idiot ! for shooting a bear with a 22.
Another Update: Apparently the bear captured in the trap was not the same bear
More recent news: Black bears shot after fur-flying brawl in residential Coquitlam driveway
And a "Burke Mountain" resident video of the bear fight
Interesting comments at this GlobalNews page
Word in the area was that the present "Conservation officer" or is it "Destruction officer" was trigger happy, and even more proof to add to this observation, has ocurred with this incident.
Bear being bears, get their final judgement given to them by a destruction officer