UCF police officers searching for bear on main campus

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There’s a bear loose UCF’s main campus.

Officials said the bear was last spotted near the UCF Recreation and Wellness Center Friday morning, according to the campus police Twitter account @UCFPolice.

They said they’re keeping an eye out but wanted to make sure everyone stayed safe.

Campus police officials want anyone who sees the bear, to back up slowly into a safe, indoor place.

They also recommended standing upright, backing up slowly, and speaking to the bear in a calm, assertive voice if it approaches.

And lastly, do not make any sudden movements when moving to that safe, indoor space.

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