PROVINCETOWN — Provincetown police helped rescue a juvenile short-beaked saddleback dolphin early Monday morning, according to a Facebook post by the Police Department.

Police responded to the dolphin stranding shortly after 6 a.m., the post says. The small mammal was found on the flats roughly 400 feet from the beach west of the Atlantic Street beach landing.

Read the full article by Tanner Stening of the Cape Cod Times here.