Buffalo Loose in Maryland Suburb


Bufallo in MarylandFrom The AP:

 PIKESVILLE, Md. – A herd of buffalo somehow got loose and wandered around an upscale neighborhood Tuesday, disrupting traffic and alarming homeowners before officers managed to corral them in a tennis court.

More than a dozen police cars and a police helicopter were used to herd the roughly 10 beasts, authorities said.

“Somehow they figured it out; I’ve got to give a lot of credit to the creativity of our officers,” police spokesman Shawn Vinson said.

Police shut down several major traffic arteries, including a section of the Baltimore Beltway, while they tried to anticipate which way the buffalo would roam.

Officers eventually managed to maneuver the buffalo onto the tennis court about a mile from where they first were spotted.

In a related note, most of the AA meetings were fully attended this afternoon.

Posted April 26, 2005 by
Fun, General | one comment

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    One Response to “Buffalo Loose in Maryland Suburb”

    1. McGehee on April 27th, 2005 11:46 am

      O give me a home where the buffalo roam…

      But not in Maryland.

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