Sent: Friday, February 16, 2007 5:53 AM Subject: New World Record Brown Bear Yes, this girl did shoot the bear. This 9 year old girl from the Yukon killed the new world record brown bear on the Alaskan Peninsula in October, 2006. Skull size 33 1/16", 11'9" nose-to-tail. Estimated weight of 1,800 Lbs. No, this bear had not killed anyone. It was the girls first-ever bear hunt!