Cat died after receiving ‘severe’ injuries say Northamptonshire Police

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The death of a cat found with ‘severe injuries’ is being investigated by police.

Police are appealing for witnesses after the cat was found dead with unexplained injuries in Prentice Court, Northampton.

It is believed the cat died sometime between 3pm on Monday, August 5, and 6pm on Wednesday, August 7.

The cat was discovered by the owner with severe injuries which appeared to have caused its death, but it is unclear how the animal sustained them.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 - alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.