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Bethel Park police help corral runaway horses

Megan Guza
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Bethel Park police assist officers from Peters in corralling four horses that escaped from a pen on Brush Run Road on Saturday, Dec. 30, 2018.
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Bethel Park Police Department
Bethel Park police assisted Peters Township police on Saturday night, Dec. 29, 2018, in corralling 4 horses that broke out of their pen on Brush Run Road.

It took a team effort to round up four loose horses Saturday night near Bethel Park.

In a Facebook post headlined “Four in custody after escape,” Bethel Park police wrote that their officers were called to assist Peters police after four horses broke out of their pen on Brush Run Road.

Passing drivers helped corral the horses, and employees at Al’s Café offered up carrots to keep the horses occupied once they were caught, according to the post.

“Their handlers took custody of them,” police wrote in the post, “and they’re now locked up for bad be-hay-vior.”

Megan Guza is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Megan at 412-380-8519, [email protected] or via Twitter @meganguzaTrib.

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