Police ‘arrest’ swan on loose on A47

Police recovered a swan which was on the A47 at Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Police

Police recovered a swan which was on the A47 at Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Police - Credit: Archant

Police have 'arrested' a swan following an incident on the A47 in Norwich.

Police recovered a swan which was on the A47 at Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Police

Police recovered a swan which was on the A47 at Norwich. Picture: Norfolk Police - Credit: Archant

Officers from the Norfolk and Suffolk armed and roads policing team collected the swan from the A47 this morning before letting it free at Whitlingham Broad.

They said: "Within one hour of their shift this morning, central team had made an arrest after being deployed to an incident on the A47 at Norwich.

"The suspect was released a short while later at Whitlingham Broad."


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