Officers searching for owner of runway pony

A pony was found along a highway in Marion County very early on Tuesday morning. 

The Marion County Sheriff's Office says that Deputy Joseph Amigliore and Marion County Animal Control officers were able to safely catch a miniature horse that was loose and running along the road of SE Highway 484 around 3:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Animal control officers say that they are looking for the horse's owner. If you know who this animal belongs to, please contact Animal Control at 352-671-8727.