FOXBORO (CBS) – It was a deer that needed the help of Foxboro Police Officer Ryan McGrath on Wednesday.
Police were called to Ahern Middle School when someone noticed a deer had its head stuck in one of the school’s soccer nets. The deer was bleeding as it struggled to free itself.READ MORE: White House Details Plan To Roll Out COVID Vaccines For Children 5 To 11 Years Old
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McGrath responded and was able to free the deer’s neck from the net. He then comforted the deer with water before it headed back into the woods.MORE NEWS: October Night Skies Bring Full Hunter's Moon And Orionid Meteor Shower
“We routinely respond to a wide variety of medical assistance calls,” the department said on its Facebook page. “One this afternoon was a rather unique encounter.”