WATCH: Sheep headbutts police officer in street chase

/ 04:14 PM May 27, 2019
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Police officers from Lancashire, England found themselves in a wild sheep chase during their first call of the day.”

According to the Lancashire Constabulary Police Dog Unit, their officers responded to an incident wherein they had to round up a loose sheep charging on the street.


A witness from British Transport Police Lancashire shared a video of the sheep headbutting an officer while chasing the animal.

The police dog unit said that the sheep was eventually captured and none of the officers were hurt during the “comedy” chase.

“[It was] a comedy moment as the sheep headbutted the dog handler,” the police dog unit stated. “If you have lost a sheep, it is safely in our custody and no sheep or dog handlers [were] hurt during the process.” Hannah Mallorca/JB



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