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Chancey Bush
A mother bear climbed a tree after her two cubs were shot by a resident on Lupine Drive in Evergreen on Tuesday morning. The bear left the area about 8 p.m. that evening.
Evergreen homeowner who shot bear cubs faces two felony charges

The Evergreen homeowner who fatally shot two bear cubs early Tuesday as they were trying to get into his trash is facing two felony charges, according to a news release from the Jeffco district attorney's office.

One of the cubs died instantly, and the other had to be put down. The live round that hit the cubs then hit the window of a neighbor's house in the 27000 block of Lupine Drive.