LAREDO, TX - The Laredo Police Department received several calls this morning from concerned Laredoans who spotted a herd of elephants crossing the Rio Grande into the U.S.
The elephants were first spotted crossing the river at noon. The herd entered Laredo through the Slaughter Park area.
Animal control and LPD have already been dispatched to the location, but citizens are advised to avoid the area at the moment.
We would like to thank renowned reporter LaGordiloca for the tip.