BUTTE - Butte-Silver Bow Fire Department and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks rescued a lone bear cub that was stuck in a tree on in Butte Wednesday afternoon.

FWP called fire officials asking for their help and a ladder-truck to get the cub back on the ground. 

FWP tranquilized the cub and transported her to a FWP rehab shelter in Helena.

Animal Control was also present.

FWP warden Regan Dean said the cub is doing well and eating a lot. She will remain at the facility until she is released in the spring    

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