SAN LEANDRO, Calif. -- Alameda County authorities continued to investigate a bizarre mystery Tuesday evening, trying to determine who left the body of a 400-pound bear on the doorstep of a San Leandro meat market over the weekend.
Alameda County Sheriff's Deputies said they got a call Sunday night that a gunshot victim had been dumped in front of the Terrace Meat Market on Foothill Blvd in San Leandro. When they arrived at the scene, they discovered the victim was a dead bear
The animal, a 400-pound California black bear, had been killed by a gunshot to the shoulder. Area residents were as stunned as deputies by the sight.
“It was really a bear and it was bloody and its tongue was sticking out,” said San Leandro resident Blanca Gutierrez.
“I thought -- 'Where in holy Toledo did this thing come from?'” said Mario Clamaro, who owns the nearby El Taco restaurant. “You'd never
|Liveleak on Facebook|