Man arrested for stealing goat, goat recovered


    A resident of Bassie Street, Spring Village, Valsayn has been arrested for allegedly stealing a goat.

    Yesterday, officers went to the area and reportedly recovered the animal, which was positively identified by the owner.

    The arrest came during an Operation Strike Back Three exercise conducted between 2pm and 7pm in the Northern Division.

    During the exercise, officers searched an overgrown area in Bangladesh, St Joseph, where they found 23 fully grown marijuana trees and 200 grams of compressed marijuana valued at $3,000.

    The trees were destroyed.

    Also held during the exercise was a 34-year-old man from Hutton Street, St Joseph resident, who was allegedly selling alcohol without a liquor license.

    He was also found to be in possession of 265 grams of marijuana.