Runaway goat terrorises Northern Ireland neighbourhood

He was only stopped when a member of the public grabbed him by the horns


An escaped goat has caused havoc after being denied entry to a shop in Northern Ireland.

The incident took place at a Eurospar in Carrickfergus early on Saturday morning.

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The animal charged towards a pensioner, named Billy, and jumped on cars and devoured plant pots during a half-hour rampage.

Shop manager Jonathan Smyth, said he initially mistook the sound of the goat head-butting the window for a bread delivery.

The goat was eventually stopped when a member of the public grabbed it by the horns and led it away.

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