Police K9 AWOL in Idaho

NAMPA, Idaho (KBOI) - Nampa Police says one of its K9 dogs has gone missing.

NPD says "Augie" escaped from the officer's house Wednesday evening and was last spotted in the area of Can-Ada and Ustick at about 9 p.m.

Augie is a 4-year-old Belgian Malinois, which looks similar to a German Sheppard. He weighs anywhere from 45-50 pounds and has a tattoo bar code behind his left ear. The dog is described as "social" toward people and is not aggressive toward other animals.

Anyone with information on the dog is asked to call 465-2257.