In the Kuril Islands police shot the bear from the children’s school of arts

© Depositphotos / lthammarБурый bear. Archival photoIn the Kuril Islands police shot the bear from the children’s school of arts© Depositphotos / lthammar

. Police shot the bear from children’s art school on the Kuril island of Iturup, has informed on Tuesday of RIA news the officer on duty at the local branch of the interior Ministry of Russia.

In the Kuril Islands police shot the bear from the children’s school of artsCC0 / strichpunkt / On the Kamchatka Peninsula shot dead two ruined cemetery bears»On the remote duty of around 12.00 (04.00 MSK) called our staff and said that in the district center Kurilsk appeared brown bear. The predator walked around the building of children’s art school and the pension Fund. Because he represented a threat to the population, in accordance with the law, the decision was made to eliminate it,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to him, the walking forest guest immediately came the police and surrounded the area. The bear was found in the bushes and shot.

«It is usual for Iturup. Children’s art school located at the river Smoking-room, and, as a rule, bears are moving it in a small place and be on the other side. In this case, the police took the right decision: the children could be frightened from one kind of predator, and who knows what could have happened», — commented the former chief Forester of the Kuril district Andrei Korablev.

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