Man arrested after allegedly injuring cat, broadcasting it to social media

Apr 13 2020, 7:54 am

A 23-year-old Hamilton man has been arrested for allegedly injuring a cat and broadcasting it on social media.

Police say they received information on Saturday, April 11, that a male had hurt a cat and posted himself doing so.

Officers reportedly attended the residence, located in Dundas, and conducted an investigation.

The man has been arrested and charged with Injuring or killing an animal and Breach of recognizance.

Anyone with information that could aid Police with this investigation, can contact Detective Tracey Constable at 905-546-8965 or Detective Mike Hall at 905 546-3873, both of whom are part of the Division 3 Criminal Investigations Branch.

To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit an anonymous tip online.