A Drunken Moose and the Problem with Homonyms

An article on msnbc.com details how rescuers worked to free a drunken moose that was trapped in a tree in Sweden. Weird and slightly disturbing, but not as much as one of the sentences in the article:

Johansson called the police, he told The Local, but while waiting for a response, he and neighbors began to saw off limbs to try to help the entangled, thrashing moose.