No more black bear sightings in Booneville

By Danza Johnson/NEMS Daily Journal

BOONEVILE – Authorities say there weren’t any more black bear sightings in Booneville Saturday.
Booneville police confirmed that a black bear was spotted near Westside City Park at about 11 p.m. Friday night. The animals was said not to have posed a threat to the public.
Biologists from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries will help tag and apprehend the endangered animal.