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Bear euthanized after breaking into Colorado Springs home and spending 5 hours inside (video)

Footage from inside a Colorado Springs home shows a 375-pound bear looking through the home's fridge.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers euthanized a 375 pound bear Tuesday after it was caught inside a home near Colorado Springs.

The bear spent five hours inside a house where he was recorded opening a refrigerator in the kitchen, roaming a hallway, checking out bedrooms and exploring a family room.

On its southeast region Twitter account, Colorado Parks and Wildlife said officers tracked the bear and euthanized it because it had become a public threat.

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