BALDWIN PARK (CNS) - Authorities today tranquilized a bear that had  wandered into a neighborhood in Baldwin Park.

The animal was seen near Ramona Boulevard and Puente Avenue, according  to the Baldwin Park Police Department. Police officers were sent to the scene,  along with personnel from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife.

The bear, which weighed an estimated 275 pounds, was tranquilized about  , placed into the bed of a pickup truck and driven to the Angeles  National Forest.