silly animal! Runaway
sheep leads police on chase
runaway sheep brought traffic to a standstill along a busy road
in Burnham-On-Sea on Tuesday evening (July 27th).
ground to a halt in Queen's Drive at 7.40pm as the animal pulled
wool over the eyes of officers as it went on a runaround, as pictured
were definitely looking sheepish as they pursued the animal for
almost 30 minutes as it darted in and out of traffic.
PCSO Tracey Grobbeler told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The animal
was heading along the road towards the M5 roundabout, so things
could have got very dangerous."
we eventually managed to detain the animal and return it to its
were very grateful for the help of two members of the public -
Arran Rowan and Jane Watkins - who went above the call of duty
to assist us."