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This baby koala was found in a backpack

Posted: 3:09 PM, Nov 07, 2016
Updated: 2016-11-07 22:11:27Z
Meet Alfred: The baby koala found in a backpack!
Meet Alfred: The baby koala found in a backpack!
Meet Alfred: The baby koala found in a backpack!

You can imagine how surprised officers were when they opened a backpack and found a baby koala! Police in Queensland, Australia questioned and arrested a woman during a traffic stop for outstanding matters.

Watch the video above to see how tiny the baby koala is!

Per the South Brisbane Police website , officers asked the woman whether she had anything to declare before transporting her to the watch house. The first responders were shocked when she reported a koala in her bag! Police unzipped the backpack to reveal a furry face, two brown eyes, and a big round nose! The six-month-old furball was named Alfred by the responding officers. The website says Alfred is in good health and will be going to a new home soon!