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Boynton Beach restaurant missing parrot found

Posted: 7:43 PM, Jul 08, 2019
Updated: 2019-07-11 19:25:55-04
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BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. — UPDATE: Frankie the parrot has been found safely, says his owner Anthony Calicchio.

Calicchio is working with police and Animal Care and Control to have Friankie returned to him.

EARLIER STORY:

Help is wanted at a restaurant in Boynton Beach in finding its feathered mascot.

Frankie the parrot went missing three days ago, now his owners and neighbors say they are distraught trying to find him.

Anthony Calicchio has owned Cafe Farnkie's in Boynton Beach for 11 years and for most of it, Frankie has been there.

Frankie is a 10-year-old Yellow Wing Amazon Parrot.

Calicchio says. “He’s not just a pet he’s my son, he’s broke a lot of hearts, him not being around.”

Frankie went missing at Calicchio’s nearby home while he was doing yard work.

He is now offering a $500 reward.