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Escaped Emu Detained By Police After Going on the Run

Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 659 days ago -
An escaped emu that caused havoc as it ran up and down a North devon residential street during rush-hour has been detained by police.

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Kit B. (276)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 8:09 am

Detained by police....for questioning?

Erika M. (202)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 11:47 am
Trying to get into peoples houses? To rob them or warm up?

Renee Paxton (2)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 12:20 pm
Soo funny! poor, scared bird.

Rosie Lopez (73)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 12:25 pm
awwww :-(

janet f. (29)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 2:34 pm
How embarrassing is it to have your picture plastered all over the internet in police custody when all he was trying to do was find his way home?

I sense a "defamation of character" suit to follow.

Allan Yorkowitz (453)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 2:40 pm
What a British story.

Marie Therese Hanulak (30)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 4:40 pm
I'm surprised they didn't shoot it, given their records with dogs.

Isabelle J. (87)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 6:37 pm
Poor bird !

Ruth S. (307)
Friday November 30, 2012, 6:55 am
Poor animal, it must have been scared!
I'm glad its okay.

Penny C. (79)
Sunday December 2, 2012, 7:55 am

Carol H. (229)
Wednesday December 12, 2012, 4:34 pm
poor thing, I am sure he was scared to death!!
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