Injured black bear spotted in Va.

Jennifer Swain grabbed her phone and took video of the black bear wandering around outside her home on Blue Ridge Avenue Northeast.

LEESBURG, VA (WUSA9) - A Northern Virginia woman spotted a black bear exploring her backyard Wednesday.

Jennifer Swain grabbed her phone and took video of the bear wandering around outside her home on Blue Ridge Avenue Northeast.

The little guy played with an item, turning it around and peaking under it, possibly looking for food, before moving on to sniff out the rest of the yard.

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But while he was walking around, Swain noticed the bear has an injured left front paw.

The little guy was able to get around without using it. Still, she notified animal control workers. They’re keeping an eye out for the injured animal.

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