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Picture update: Man rescues Shetland pony from busy Norwich road

13:00 16 May 2014

Police were called to Yarmouth Road this morning to reports of a runaway Shetland pony; Photo credit: Submitted.

Police were called to Yarmouth Road this morning to reports of a runaway Shetland pony; Photo credit: Submitted.

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A Norwich man, with the assistance of the police, has helped to rescue a runaway Shetland pony from a busy city road this morning.

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Norfolk Police received a number of calls at around 11.25am today from worried motorists who were concerned about the “small, brown” animal running loose along Yarmouth Road, heading towards Dussindale.

A police spokesman confirmed that a man had been seen outside the Rushcutters Arms at around 11.40am helping the Shetland pony to safety and securing it.

He was assisted by police officers.

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2 comments

  • Heard Norwich Norwich talking about this on air!...Only in Norwich!

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    Ross Patzelt

    Friday, May 16, 2014

  • Won't be eating at the Rushcutters for a few days.

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    Clarkey

    Friday, May 16, 2014

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