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This little (Lexington) piggy clearly did NOT stay at home

"Sausage" ran away Wednesday night and was found Thursday morning by Lexington Police Department

LEXINGTON, S.C. — The Lexington Police Department helped capture a different sort of runaway Thursday morning. 

You could say, "This little piggy didn't want to stay home."

Helping capture a runaway piglet on North Lake Drive was not the way officer Kimberly Honeycutt thought she would start her day. 

Credit: Lexinton Police Department

The piglet was loose on North Lake Drive, but with the help of a few concerned motorists, Honeycutt and Lexington County Sheriff's Corporal Justin Pifer were able to catch "Sausage," as his family calls him. 

According to a tweet, the pig escaped Wednesday night, and was reunited with his family Thursday morning. 

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