Witnesses said that the bear was shot and left to die in the woods.
State officials are investigating the shooting death of a female black bear in Michigan’s northwestern Lower Peninsula as a case of poaching.
Abby Wetherell was heading home from an evening jog on her grandfather’s property Thursday night when the bear began chasing her.
The man whose car struck a 180-pound black bear in Bay County last week says he plans to make a rug out of the animal’s hide.
Michigan wildlife officials will try to euthanize a mother black bear that mauled a bow hunter in a tree stand along with her three cubs in the northern Lower Peninsula.