Cockerel rides shotgun in automobile, puzzling German police




    A driver was stopped by police in Germany after officers noticed a cockerel using shotgun beside her.

    The fully-grown male rooster was sitting within the entrance passenger’s seat and sporting a seatbelt, police reported in an announcement on Monday.

    Motorway patrol officers let the girl proceed on her journey as a result of her feathered pal was safely secured in accordance with the foundations of the street, the police mentioned.

    Sitting within the again have been two German shepherds, additionally securely strapped in.

    The 30-year-old lady from the Netherlands defined to officers that she was on a Sunday street journey and by no means went travelling with out her pets.

    Police carried out the examine close to the city of Frankenthal on the autobahn 61, which runs from Germany’s border with the Netherlands to the south-east.

    “We’ve never had a case like this before,” a spokesman mentioned.(dpa/NAN)