UPDATE: Caseyville Police have located the owner of the pony.

The original story follows.

The search is on for the owner of a pony wandering the streets of a Metro East community.

Monday, Caseyville Police found the horse walking around the 6600 block of Hill Road. Police said the horse was scared when officers first approached it, but eventually walked with them back to the police department.

Caseyville Police asked for the public's help in finding the owner of the lost horse. Anyone with information should call Officer Schuler at (618) 344-2151, or email aschuler@caseyville.org.