2 more suspects arrested in Kahuku goat theft

Honolulu police have arrested two more men in connection with the theft of 23 goats from a Kahuku farm.

Police say the suspects, ages 24, were arrested for livestock theft. One suspect is from Mililani and the other is from Waianae.

On Tuesday, 25-year-old George Makaniole was arrested for livestock theft. He was released Wednesday pending further investigation.

Rancher Keal Pontin says the goats were taken sometime between last Thursday and Friday morning.

Many of the missing female goats are due to have babies this week.

None of the goats have been recovered.

Pontin is offering a reward to anyone who can help him recover his goats. He can be reached at (808) 284-0356.

Kamaaina Termite and Pest Control is also offering a $5,000 reward.

The investigation is ongoing.

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