Yes, A Man In A Bear Costume Did Walk Through Our Area Monday


Many local residents travelling on Route 40 the past couple of days might not have believed what they were seeing.

Yes, a bear was walking through Madison, Bond and Fayette counties.

He was in Bond County Monday.

Jeff Leidel caught up with Bearsun on his stroll through Greenville. Click below to hear their conversation:

Chris Wempe shared this photo with WGEL of Bearsun making his way through Pocahontas Monday.
Bearsun meets some fans in Greenville.

Bearsun is really Jessy Larios from Los Angeles, California.

His fundraising goal is $15,000 and he has raised almost $10,000.

His Facebook page includes a picture of him next to the City of Greenville’s welcome sign at the intersection of Route 40 and Fourth Street. His comment is “Arms Wide Open, I felt it.”

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