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Update: Tortoise owners located!

Posted at 1:46 PM, Sep 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-16 14:52:16-04

UPDATE: The owners have been located.

RICHMOND, Ky. (LEX 18) - Richmond firefighters are seeking the owner of a tortoise they believe has wandered away from its home.

The group of firefighters came across the tortoise wandering the Richmond streets. They took the animal to Fire Station #1.

No word if the slow moving animal was trying to race a hare. If this is your pet, contact Richmond Fire officials at (859) 626-9911.