A bear on the loose in a small suburb town is nothing new for many cities with a large local bear population nearby. The news will usually follow the bear from helicopter until finally the animal control show up. There was even a famous Simpsons episode in 1996 that started with a similar case. 

But we’re in 2012, and almost everyone is armed with a cellphone. So next time you’re just strolling along and texting, look in front of you. There just might be a bear going for a nice walk down your block, like in this case. The video is  getting a viral kick start after being featured on VideoGum