GRAND PRAIRIE -- Grand Prairie police responded to reports of a kangaroo on the loose, Friday morning. The animal turned to be a wallaby, smaller than a kangaroo, and was seen wandering the Nottigham neighboord near the northeast corner of Texas 360 and I-30.
Police captured the wandering wallaby, named "Wally," and returned it to its owner.
Authorities said there will be no charges in the animal escape.
A local resident, John Richardson, posted the following tweet after the animal's capture: