Police appeal after a cat is kicked to death in Hetton
3:34pm 13th September 2017
(Updated 3:50pm 13th September 2017)
Police are appealing for witnesses after a man kicked and stamped a cat to death.
The incident happened around 12:35am on Sunday 10th September in Caldew Court on Easington Lane.
A man was seen kicking and stamping on the animal which resulted in it sadly dying.
The man is described as tall with a crew cut hairstyle and wearing a parka jacket – possibly green.
A second man was with him who had a lurcher dog.
Officers are carrying out enquiries and appealing for witnesses.
Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 50 100917 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.