Manatee County – A Search is underway in Parrish for a missing Manatee County Sheriff’s Office K-9.

According to a Sheriff’s Office news release, deputies are searching for K-9 Boss who ran away this morning into a wooded area near Fox Brook Communities off County Rd. 675 in Parrish. Boss was doing his morning routine when he was distracted by something and took off into the woods.

Boss is a Belgian Malinois who does have a friendly demeanor. Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the MCSO at 941-747-3011.