Sasu Akori, a 29 year-old unemployed has been arrested by the Abodan Police near Nsawam for attempting to steal two goats and two sheep at Asikasu near Obodan.
Akorli and his accomplices had travelled from Adoagyiri near Nsawam to Abodan to carry out the act
Police Chief Inspector Samuel Ahia Akonor, told the Ghana News Agency that during interrogation, Akori confirmed stealing the goats and the sheep and said his two accomplices took to their heels when they sensed danger of being arrested.
Mr Akonor said when the suspects entered the pen in the middle of the night the animals started making strange noises which arose some people around who gave them a chase leading to Akori being arrested whiles his accomplices identified only as Tuga and Agu escaped.
Chief Inspector Akonor said investigations are on going to arrest the two other suspects.