US home intruder ducks arrest
Published 09/04/2014 | 09:37
Police in the US state of Massachusetts who responded to reports of an intruder in a woman's home quickly quacked the case.
A North Reading woman called police from her upstairs bedroom to report that she could hear loud banging noises downstairs and feared someone had broken into her home.
Officers who responded found no sign of a break-in, b ut during a quick search of the home, police found a soot-covered wood duck.
Police sad it appears the duck got in through the chimney.
An officer caught the duck and released it into a nearby pond.