Bear suspected in mauling shot to death

    Anchorage, Alaska (KINY) A mother and her two cubs were shot by state officials from a helicopter after being sited earlier today.

    Fish and Game officials plan to have the hair and tissue samples taken from the bears compared to evidence collected last month at the scene of two maulings near Eagle River.

    Michael Soltis was found dead June 20th  A person searching for him was also mauled and left hospitalized.

     

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