Police chase loose cow through Connecticut town


Police in Connecticut said an escaped cow led its owner and officers on an hours-long chase through several neighborhoods.

The Fairfield Police Department said a call came in about midnight related to a loose cow in an intersection. Officers pursued the bovine alongside the animal’s owner.

The cow led its pursuers on an hours-long chase, and was photographed walking past the Country Cow Deli.

The animal was corralled about 2 miles from where it initially was spotted. It sat down, refusing to move for more than an hour. Police said the bovine eventually was returned to its owner’s home.