Loose emus captured in Massachusetts town - Western Mass News - WGGB/WSHM

Loose emus captured in Massachusetts town

Posted: Updated:
(Image Courtesy: MGN Online) (Image Courtesy: MGN Online)

FREETOWN, Mass. (AP) - Two emus that were spotted running around in a Massachusetts town last week have been rounded up and returned to their owners.

The animal control office in Freetown says the first bird was captured after being seen in the middle of a road. The office said Friday on Facebook that drivers blocked the road to ensure the animal wouldn't get hit.

The second emu was later captured by a Lakeville animal control officer.

The animal control office says the owners were "very happy to be reunited with their feathered friends."

Copyright 2018 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Powered by Frankly
Powered by WorldNow CNN
All content © 2018, WGGB/WSHM; Springfield, MA. (A Meredith Corporation Station) . All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.