Cat killed by sling shot in Gravesend

Person in CCTV image
Kent Police

A CCTV image has been released after a cat was killed by a sling shot in Gravesend.

Kent Police want to talk to the man in the image after the attack on the animal which happened on 4 April in an alleyway in Mark Lane.

The cat was killed by a ball bearing.

PC Peter Morgan, from Kent Police, said: "This was a cruel and callous act which has left the cat’s owners devastated.

"We are working with closely with the RSPCA as part of the investigation and I am keen to hear from anyone who may can help us identify this man, who we believe can help us with our enquiries."