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Middletown police help recover 5 sheep that fell off truck

Published: Monday, May 20, 2019 @ 3:02 PM

Anyone who looked into a Middletown police cruiser Sunday night probably thought they were seeing things.

But it actually was a sheep sitting in the back of the cruiser, his nose sticking through the metal bars.

Middletown police were called at 5:19 p.m. Sunday on a report that five sheep had fallen out of a truck that was traveling in the 1700 block of Central Avenue, said Maj. Scott Reeve.

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While no police report was filed with more information, Reeve said he believes all the sheep were recovered.