First there was a bear in Albany, now there's one in Schenectady.

The Times Union has a story reporting that there's a black bear in the Stockade Section. There are police on the scene. It's reported that the bear is about 15 feet up in a tree in the back yard of a house near North Front Street. The bear was seen earlier on Erie Boulevard.

Schenectady Police have been assisting officers of the Department Of Environmental Conservation The bear fell from the tree after three tranquilizer darts were shot into it.