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Bear attacks pet goat in Monroe County

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 17 2013 07:00:00 PM CDT
Updated On: Jul 19 2013 06:45:37 AM CDT

People in the Poconos are on high alert after a bear attack.

POCONO TWP., Pa. -

People in the Poconos are on high alert after a bear attack.

Police say a bear mauled a pet goat here in the 100 block of Summit Road in Pocono Township, Monroe Co.

Police say the family that owned the goat actually used a table umbrella to shoo the bear away.

But it was too late.

They say the goat was badly injured and had to be euthanized.