Nightly News   |  October 18, 2011

Bear cub goes shopping in Alaska

A bear cub was spotted taking a stroll in the produce department of a food store in Alaska. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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BRIAN WILLIAMS, anchor: And you don't see this a lot, or ever actually, come to think of it. This is a bear cub in the produce department of a food store in Ketchikan , Alaska . He walked right in like the rest of the customers through those automated glass doors and hopped up into the produce. He was small enough that an animal control officer scooped him up right there by the scruff of his neck, because he had no intention of paying. He was escorted out the same doors he entered. When we