MAMMOTH LAKES, CA. – After a bear broke into a secure prescription disposal bin Monday night in Mammoth Lakes, authorities reminded the public to ensure their medications are disposed of properly.
On Tuesday morning, the Mammoth Lakes Police Department released video of the bear sifting through the trash. The ferry is located outside the police headquarters.
“We are asking for the public’s assistance in helping us identify a suspect who broke into our prescription disposal bin last night!” joked the department in a Facebook post.
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In the same article, the department also reminded people to dispose of their medication completely and safely, noting that the bear fortunately did not ingest any medication.
“Please ensure your medication leaves the chute and sinks to the bottom when using our collection site,” the message continues. “Fortunately, that big guy or girl left without eating anything!!”