Stray peacock captured after flying onto Colorado rooftops

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Oct. 31 (UPI) -- Authorities in Colorado are trying to identify the owner of a peacock seen wandering a neighborhood and hanging out on rooftops.

The Lakewood Police Department said animal control officers responded to the Copper Oaks neighborhood on a report of a loose peacock that had been seen flying up to the roofs of homes.


"Can you help identify this colorful suspect?" police said in a Facebook post. "Over the weekend, we received calls of a suspect strutting about a neighborhood and even hanging out on a roof!"

The peacock was taken to the city's animal shelter while police attempt to find the bird's owner.

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