Tortoise Missing in Lynchburg: Haratio aka Big Boy Last Seen Friday

Lynchburg, VA - A Lynchburg family is asking for help finding a missing family member.

Debra Kania's sulcata tortoise has been missing since Friday. Kania says they last saw him around 7:30 pm.

The tortoise named Haratio or "Big Boy," disappeared from the Lakeside area of Lynchburg.Big Boy isn't a water tortoise so it is unlikely that he will be found in the water.According to Kania, he is "about the size of a large turkey platter," and weighs 45 to 50 lbs.