Officers with the Kearney, MO Police Department didn't know what to expect when they responded to a call of a noises coming from a storm drain late Wednesday night. What they found surprised them.
Officer J.D. Garton and Sergeant Joe Kantola navigated over 150 of drainage pipe before finding and rescuing the source of the noise: a baby fox.
The fox was safely removed from the drainage system and taken to a local wildlife shelter for treatment. It will be nursed to health and eventually released.