Gainsborough police give chase to runaway pig

Police gave chase to this runaway pig down Lea Road, Gainsborough. Photo by Matt Bridgett
Police gave chase to this runaway pig down Lea Road, Gainsborough. Photo by Matt Bridgett

A PORKY pursuit took place in Gainsborough when the town’s police force gave chase to a runaway pig.

As you can see from this picture taken by local resident Matt Bridgett, the pig was seen running down Lea Road.

On Wednesday 13th February, Gainsborough NPT reported: “Strangest job so far was chasing a pig down Lea Road! Managed to keep it away from traffic and its now safe with some new family.”