UPDATE: Missing 8-Year-Old Boy in Otsego County Found

Update: Police say the 8-year-old and his dog have been found safe.


Michigan State Police are looking for a missing 8-year-old boy and his dog in Otsego County.

Michigan State Police say the 8-year-old left a residence on Hayes Tower Road south of M-32 after 11:30 a.m. with his Australian heeler.

Troopers say he took off on a red bike and could have covered quite a distance by now.

The boy was last seen wearing an orange and gray t-shirt. He has blonde hair and blue eyes. Troopers say the boy is 4 feet tall and weighs about 60 pounds.

If you have any information that could help police find him, call Gaylord Regional Communications Center at 989-732-5141.