Police yesterday charged a 23-year-old Herberton man after allegedly stealing a goat from an Atherton school.
It will be alleged the man entered the school during the early hours of Saturday morning before locating and catching a resident goat.
It will be further alleged the man attempted to walk the goat to a nearby address when the goat made a run for it.
Police later arrested the man and charged him with one count each of trespass and stealing.
The goat was safety located by police and returned to the school unharmed.