SOMERS, N.Y. - All district schools are on lockout this afternoon after a black bear was sighted in a development near the Middle School at about 10:10 a.m. Wednesday, June 20.

According to Superintendent Dr. Raymond Blanch, Somers Police, Westchester County Police, and State Police are monitoring the situation. 

A black bear was also spotted on Sunderland Lane yesterday, Tuesday, June 19, laying in the grass. Resident Kim McCormack got a photo after the bear feasted on some garbage and took down a bird feeder.

Check back for updates on this developing story.