Escaped unusual bird on the loose

An unusual bird has been spotted on the loose in Wakefield.

The bird, believed to be a South American Rhea, has been roaming around Princess Gate, in Horbury close to the M1.

RSPCA officers are at the scene and the police have been called.

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In July last year police were also called to help catch an escaped Rhea after it was spotted in the Thornes area of the city.