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Police, firefighters rescue deer downtown


WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Police officers and firefighters rescued a deer caught out of its normal surroundings this weekend in downtown Wilmington.

Around 7 a.m. Saturday officers arrived to a home on S. 2nd St. and found the small buck upside down and caught between two fences struggling to get free. Officers and firefighters took the fences apart to get him out.

The buck was released safely into woods outside of town.

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