INCLINE VILLAGE (CBS13) – A battle over a bear trap in Tahoe has some neighbors fired up while others fear harassment. As soon as we arrived in Incline Village, we caught a woman pouring Pine-Sol outside a bear trap to keep it away.READ MORE: Folsom Ice Rink Opens After Three Week Delay Due To Vandals
The Nevada Department of Wildlife believes a mother bear is a threat after she tore sliding off of a home and broke into two cars in an Incline Village neighborhood. Animal rights activists say they want the bear to be left alone.READ MORE: Sacramento Kings Rout Shorthanded Clippers 124-115
The woman who reported a bear break-in says she’s now being harassed after her name was posted on Tahoe’s wall of shame facebook page.MORE NEWS: Folsom Ice Skating Rink Reopens After Weeks Of Delays
Wildlife officials say they have to trap and euthanize the bear for public safety. They also say they expect to see a lot more aggressive bear behavior this season.