NJ police kill bear that ate pet rabbit
DENVILLE, N.J. -- Police in northern New Jersey shot and killed a 400-pound bear after it ate a pet rabbit.
Joe McCabe says the bruin ripped through the screened porch of his Denville home and devoured his 11-year-old daughter's rabbit, named Blackie.
McCabe also says the bear had rummaged through his garbage that had been left outside.
Police found the bear in a tree near McCabe's home and shot it.
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