Bear sighting in Alpharetta has residents on alert
ALPHARETTA, Ga. (FOX 5 Atlanta) - There was a bit of a surprise in Alpharetta.
Photos tweeted out by the city of Alpharetta Wednesday show quite the sight.
Mayor Jim Gilven took the picture of a black bear swimming in Lake Windward.
There have also been reports of bear sightings near Alpharetta High School.
A neighbor recently captured video of a furry trespasser taking a hike through her neighbor's backyard.
That neighborhood near Lake Windward and authorities said it may be the same bear.