MILFORD (CBS) – Police are searching for two missing goats that escaped, were caught, and then were stolen by two men pretending to own the animals.
The domesticated goats initially escaped from their Chestnut Street home on Tuesday, but were corralled by neighbors.READ MORE: Lynn Tax Business Fined $136,000 For Prohibiting Employees And Customers From Wearing Masks
While the neighbors were waiting for the Animal Control Officer, two Spanish speaking men pulled up and claimed the goats were theirs.READ MORE: UMass To Freeze In-State Tuition For Second Straight Year
The men took the goats and left.
Police said the goats, named Mamacita and Tree Star, belong to a woman who has raised them since they were born.MORE NEWS: Snow Coming To Western Massachusetts, Up To 6 Inches Early Friday
Milford Police said the goat’s owner is asking whoever took the animals to return them, no questions asked.