Cat 'shot in the eye' in Antrim attack
Published Tuesday, 15 July 2014
A cat may lose its eye after it was shot with a pellet gun in an attack in Antrim.
Judy is recovering from surgery following the attack. (© PSNI)
Police have launched an appeal for help to find those behind the incident which happened on Wednesday, 9 July in the Beechfields area.
Sometime between 7pm and 11.45pm the cat, named Judy, was shot in the left eye by a pellet gun.
The pellet lodged in the cat's head and following surgery the pet is expected to survive but may lose its eye.
Anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area or who has information in relation to the attack is asked to contact police on the non-emergency number 101.
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