DATELINE: BALDWIN COUNTY, AL Deputies say, Erica Marie Farmer removed the goat from her neighbor’s property and brought it to her house to show her child. They say at some point she decided to paint the animal and post the photos to social media.
They say when the goat’s owner discovered the animal was missing, they called a different neighbor to ask if they had seen the goat and at that time the neighbor told them photos of the painted animal had been posted to social media.
The goat’s owner called authorities. Deputies say the goat was still at the suspect’s house when deputies arrived.
Farmer was charged with animal cruelty and theft. Her bond is $6,000.