Charleston officer rescues blue heron from pluff mud
CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCSC) - Charleston Police say one of their animal control officers recently came to the rescue of a blue heron reported to be in distress.
Officer Courtney Bayles had to complete a pluff mud dive rescue to save the heron.
It was then safely taken to the Center for Birds of Prey in Awendaw, police say.
The Charleston Police Department posted video of Bayles getting into the pluff mud to reach the heron.
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