-2.6 C
Fort St. John
Sunday, April 21, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Advertisement
Home News Fort St. John RCMP recommend charges after discovering mutilated cat

Fort St. John RCMP recommend charges after discovering mutilated cat

Advertisement

The incident occurred on September 7th and police received the call at 3:30 a.m.

“Somebody was reporting that they saw a couple males doing something on her front porch, and we went there and found a mutilated cat on their front steps,” Cpl. Jodi Shelki of the Fort St. John RCMP said. “Police Dog Services were called in and followed a track to another residence.”

Upon further investigation, police found two males in a shed and subsequently arrested the suspects, one of them 44-years old and the other 33-years old.

- Advertisement -

The RCMP is recommending charges of mischief, cause animal to suffer and a breach of conditions.

However, despite rumours circulating on Facebook, Fort St. John RCMP have not received any calls of animal cruelty in the immediate area since the September 7th report, except for those in regard to cattle mutilation in the Rose Prairie area.

get the latest news in your inbox

Author

Advertisement

Local Events

Must Read

BC Wildfire Service reminding residents to use caution when burning outdoors

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - With Northeastern B.C. experiencing warm and dry weather conditions, the B.C. Wildfire Service is asking residents and industry personnel to...