The Washington Department of Fish &Wildlife posted this video on their Facebook page, showing an officer trying to free an elk from a soccer net in Maple Valley, Wash.

This is the description from their YouTube channel:

Officer Bruce Richards of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife works to release a young elk caught in a soccer net at Rock Creek Elementary School in Maple Valley, about 20 miles southeast of Seattle. Fortunately, both the officer and the elk appear to be working toward the same goal. This video was taken Nov. 15, 2013, by an officer from the King County Sheriff's Office, which also responded to the call.

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