SOUTH OZONE PARK, Queens (WABC) -- The NYPD got its goat early Wednesday, wrangling an animal that escaped from a slaughterhouse in Queens.
The goat was spotted running loose at 98th Street and 109th Avenue, behind MS 137, in South Ozone Park just before 7 a.m.
Police officers were able to catch the goat on the lam and return it to the owner.
There is no word if the goat has been spared its previous fate.
NYPD officers wrangle goat on the lam in Queens