Portsmouth officers rescue baby raccoon caught under wheel well

Images: Portsmouth Police/Facebook

PORTSMOUTH, Va. (WAVY) — Two officers recently came to the aid of an adorable baby raccoon that was stuck under the wheel well of someone’s car in Portsmouth.

Police said in a Facebook post Wednesday Officers Hawes and Sjoberg responded to Ward Terrace after a concerned citizen called for help.

The two worked diligently to free the raccoon, before Sjoberg was able to safely remove it.

Police thanked the person who made the 911 call in the Facebook post.