Police in the village of Hulshagen responded about 6 a.m. Tuesday to a report of a kangaroo wandering the neighborhood and four officers arrived to find Bernhard, a kangaroo owned by a resident of a nearby village, sitting on a lawn, The Local.de reported Wednesday.
The officers attempted to corner the 3-foot-tall marsupial, but it managed to flee into some fields and lose its pursuers.
Police said Bernhard, who escaped from an enclosure with 6-foot fences, is not believed to pose a danger to the public, but the animal is not expected to return home on its own.
Gal Gadot cast as Wonder Woman for 'Batman vs. Superman'
Benedict Cumberbatch's dramatic reading of R. Kelly lyrics is just what you need