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Surprise Police Department
Police Department
14250 W. Statler Plaza
Surprise, Arizona 85374
Office 623.222.4000
Fax 623.222.4008
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For Immediate Release

Surprise Police recue another bird of prey

Surprise, AZ (June 1, 2015) On Thursday, May 28, 2015, the Surprise Police Department Animal Control Unit responded to a wildlife call in the 16800 block of West Lundberg Street, in Surprise. The police were notified by a Surprise resident that a bird had injured its wing and needed assistance.

Upon arrival, Animal Control Officer Mike Moore and Animal Control Officer Summer Harris gently collected the injured bird. Later, the 5-year-old Red Tailed Hawk was transported to “Fallen Feathers”, a wildlife rescue and rehabilitation facitlity, and exotic bird rescue, located in Northwest Phoenix.

This is the second bird of prey the Surprise Animal Control Unit has rescued in 2015.