ESCANABA, Mich. (CBSDFW.COM) – A police officer in Michigan had to play Mama Bird with a lost goose last week. The Escanaba Department of Public Safety posted the adorable video on their Facebook page on Tuesday, showing the officer being trailed by his new feathered friend.
According to the department, Sgt. Eric LaFave responded to a complaint about the goose being harassed at a local bar. He arrived and found the bird, and tried to bring it back to a nearby park, presumably the animal’s home. But the goose did not want to get into LaFave’s patrol vehicle.READ MORE: 15-Year-Old Critically Injured In Shooting At Timberview High Released From The Hospital
After several attempts to give the goose a “courtesy ride back to the park,” LaFave had to resort to a new plan.READ MORE: More Than A Dozen Texas Congressmen Complain About Mexico Energy Changes
“Apparently, the goose did not like the patrol car, but did like Sgt. LaFave and started following him around,” the Escanaba Department of Public Safety said in their Facebook post. The video shows LaFave casually walking past shops along the street, being closely followed by the lost bird.MORE NEWS: Shooting And Flipped Vehicle Results In Section Of LBJ Freeway In Balch Springs Shut Down For Hours
And just like that, the goose was returned to the park safely.