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      Local citizens take action to help out 'bucket bear'

      PERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - In Pennsylvania, a black bear has been dubbed the bucket bear, after a run-in with a semi air bag.

      The male cub was spotted in June with the bucket on its head, and walked around with it for two months.

      A local game commissioner said there wasn't anything wildlife officials could do, because the bear wasn't hurting anyone.

      That's when a group of local people took action.

      They grabbed the bear, and used a bowsaw to free the animal.

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