A black bear was spotted Wednesday morning in the back yard of an Auburn Street resident, local police said in a prepared statement.
On Monday Patrick was with a team that discovered a pair of four-to-six-week-old cubs. The cubs, both male, weighed in at about six pounds each.
A black bear was spotted in Mattapoisett on Sunday.
For the past two weeks or so, bear sightings that began in Weston have been moving steadily west, with the latest in North Grafton.
Black bears were seen in Westminster and Wayland Wednesday.
On Tuesday, a Merrimack, NH family found a 400-lb. bear ripping apart their bird feeders.