TEWKSBURY (CBS) – A Tewksbury police officer helped free an animal in distress, and did so without any unpleasant consequences.
Officer Eric Hanley found a skunk with its head stuck in a container over the weekend.READ MORE: BMC Cancels Vaccine Appointments After Registration Link 'Inappropriately Shared On Social Media'
This weekend, Officer Eric Hanley came upon a skunk that had gotten its head stuck in a container. He was able to safely and quickly rescue the skunk from his predicament without injury.. or any unpleasant odors. 🦨 #Tewksbury pic.twitter.com/ewtQABHzY2
— Tewksbury Police (@TewksburyPD) September 28, 2020READ MORE: 'Suspicious Device' Found At Manchester Central High School Was A Hoax, Police Say
After several unsuccessful attempts to snag the container, Hanley was able to free the animal.MORE NEWS: Tony Hawk's Foundation Donates $10,000 To Skatepark In Leominster That Honors Teen Killed By Hit-And-Run
“He was able to safely and quickly rescue the skunk from his predicament without injury.. or any unpleasant odors,” Tewksbury Police said.