BLOOMFIELD, NJ -- At approximately 2 p.m. on Wednesday, the Bloomfield Police Department was alerted to an injured large bird in front of 43 Broad Street, the Bloomfield College Starbucks and Bookstore.

Once on scene, the Police notified Bloomfield Animal Control to tend to the injury.  Animal control officers identified the bird as a falcon and they placed it into a cage for transport to Franklin Lakes Animal Hospital.

There were no details available regarding the extent or cause of the injury.