Wandering wallaby finally caught

ROLESVILLE Officials found "Sydney the Wallaby" safe and sound around 11 p.m. Saturday night in Rolesville after he went missing this past week.

Officials said Sydney was dehydrated, but should be just fine.

Sydney escaped from the Rolesville Veterinary Hospital and was found in the woods beside the clinic.

Sydney was at the clinic for an abscessed tooth and was on antibiotics.

The animal belongs to Noah's Landing Petting Zoo in Coats. It said it will have a welcome home celebration at the zoo in about a week.

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