Wayward Donkey Found in Boardman

A wayward donkey was found Tuesday roaming around behind Ethan Allen Design Center on Market Street in Youngstown.

Police were called to the business around 10:30 a.m. for an animal on the loose.

As it turns out, the donkey walked away from a home in the 8000 block of Hitchcock Road in Boardman, about a mile and half away from where it was found.

A witness said she saw the donkey walking along Glenwood Avenue and it stopped traffic for a few minutes.

Police were able to corral the donkey, slip a harness over its neck and return the animal to its home.

The donkey’s owners were not home when police returned the animal.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus