WATCH: Marion County deputy encounters black bear

by: WFTV Web Staff Updated:


OCKLAWAHA, Fla. - A Marion County deputy had a close encounter with a bear recently.

Deputy Remington came across a curious black bear after responding to a call in the Ocklawaha area.

Remington coos at the bear and even opens his cruiser door when it comes nearby. 

Watch: Marion County bear encounter