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Emu Found Wandering in Paterson


Paterson Police were called on reports of an Unusual Animal incident in the city on Tuesday morning.

Police say an Emu was spotted running around the street. The animal was originally sighted at 310 Cumberland Ave in Paterson around 9:20 a.m.

According to police, the Emu was found and captured by a Paterson Animal Control Officer right over the border in Totowa at Shepherds Lane and Fellner Place.

It's unclear where the Emu came from at this time.