Concern after cat shooting

Waiuku Police have been notified after a family’s pet cat was shot through the head and neck on Friday evening. Linda McKee, of Karioitahi, says the cat doesn’t leave the property and she is concerned that someone was shooting towards a house where young children live. Linda contacted an emergency vet, and Xrays revealed a bullet passed through the cat’s shoulder and neck, exiting through the mouth and splitting its tongue. The cat is recovering and anyone with information is asked to contact Police.

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