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Date Posted:8/18/12
Crime Date:8/17/12
Crime Time:1120 hrs
Crime Type:Cat reportedly shot by crossbow
Crime Location:200 Block of North Vanessa Drive
Victim Auth:No
Crime Details:On August 17, 2012 at 1120 hrs Spring Township Police Officers were called to the 200 Block of North Vanessa Drive in Pleasant Gap for an injured cat. Residents in the area reported an arrow had been shot through the neck of a small calico cat but the cat was still alive. A pair of woman from the neighborhood found the cat and took it to Straley’s Vetinary Clinic for treatment. The cat is expected to make a full recovery. The cat was described by neighbors as a stray cat in that it had no home but it was described as friendly and it liked to be petted. It was healthy and appeared well fed. It had no collar. Police believe the cat was shot by a cross bow with a 20 inch arrow. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call Spring Township Police at 1-800-479-0050. Or call Centre County Crimestoppers to report a tip anonymously at 1-877-99-CRIME or submit an anonymous tip via e-mail to : tip@centrecountycrimestoppers.org. Crimestoppers pays rewards of up to $1,000 if your information leads to an arrest
Reporting Officer:Detective Dale Moore
Agency:Spring Township Police Department
1309 Blanchard Street
phone: 814-355-5134
email: police@springtownship.org
Posted Online:8/18/12

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