'Habitual runaway' emu prompts search in Benton County, Minn.

An emu is missing in Benton County, Minn. Credit: Benton County Sheriff's Office ( Benton County Sheriff's Office )

Officials are searching for a missing emu in Benton County, Minnesota.

According to the sheriff's office, the emu is a habitual runaway and lives on a property in the Foley area.

If you see the emu, please call the sheriff's office at (320)-968-7201. Do not approach the emu, as it may be violent.

Credit: Benton County Sheriff's Office