Police, game warden rescue deer from soccer net in Wisconsin

June 2 (UPI) -- Police and wildlife officials in Wisconsin rescued a young deer spotted struggling to free itself from a soccer net.

The Bayside Police Department said two officers responded to the scene and determined the net was causing the deer to have difficulty breathing, and that the animal was becoming distressed from trying to pull itself free.


The officers summoned Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources Conservation Warden Steve Swiertz, and he was able to cut the deer free of the net.

The Police Department shared body camera footage of the rescue on Facebook.

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