No cause of death has been determined.
Sentencing is scheduled for March 8.
One man is facing multiple charges after a police officer died in southern Indiana in an attempt to apprehend him.
The suspect was jailed without bond while awaiting his first court appearance
Tyler S. Tscheulin of Scottsburg was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography and dissemination of child pornography.
All three men are being held at the Scott County Jail.
Trooper Tia Denton encountered the bird on State Road 56 near Scottsburg at dusk.
Indiana State Police sent a crash reconstruction team to the scene.
He received the maximum sentence in the case.
The DNR posted on their Facebook page that the bear was spotted on the Clark and Scott county line.