Family looking for lost retired police K-9

Commissioner Dan Franklin and his family are looking for their retired police K-9 Bart.

The family says Bart was last seen in the Possum Hill Rd and Iron Gate Rd area on Friday, May 25th, around 3:30 PM. Franklin says Bart and their black lab got out of their fenced yard around 3:00 PM. The family found their black lab on Friday night, but Bart has yet to be found.

Bart was last seen wearing a black leather collar with tags with his name, and the Franklin family's name and phone numbers. Bart is micro-chipped and has a tattoo. He is 12 years old and is in good health.

The family is now looking to the community fo help in finding their beloved dog and bringing him home so he can enjoy retirement. If you have seen Bart, or know of his location please contact the Franklin family at 410-688-4613. For more information please visit

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