A young black bear has been spotted roaming the residential areas of South Boston the past few days.

“We’ve received numerous calls throughout the weekend and as recently as this morning related to a bear mainly in the Gygax/Spring Avenue area,” said South Boston Police Chief Bryan Young, on Monday.

Miranda Baines is a staff writer for The Gazette-Virginian. Contact her at mbaines@gazettevirginian.com.

Miranda Baines is a staff writer for The Gazette-Virginian. Contact her at mbaines@gazettevirginian.com.