Bruno was a wild, male black bear captured in Smithfield on June 15, 1993. After a week-and-a-half stay at the Birmingham Zoo, he was released in the Ocoee Bear Reserve of the Cherokee National Forest between Chattanooga and Cleveland, Tennessee.
- Dedrick, Patricia and Scott Calvert. (June 15, 1993). "Big bear in big city creates big uproar." The Birmingham News.
- Bryant, Walter. (June 24, 1993). "Bruno bear on his way to new Tennessee home." The Birmingham News.