UPDATE: 11/23/2016 7:14am Rankin County Sheriff Bryan Bailey says that the kangaroo has been found and safely returned to its owners.
RANKIN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Authorities are trying to capture a kangaroo that is on the loose.
Sheriff Bryan Bailey says they got the call about “Boomer” the kangaroo around five this afternoon.
They tried to tranquilize him, but that has not worked.
They are trying to get the right drugs to safely catch the animal.
They are asking that the public not try to help. They have it under control.