Cat lover offers £100 reward to help solve cruel crime

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A cat lover is offering a financial reward to help find the person responsible for strangling a cat in The Vinefields, Bury St Edmunds, earlier this month.

The cat, a male black and brown tabby, was subjected to a cruel attack between 10am on September 3 and 4.45pm on September 8 whereby gaffer tape was wrapped tightly around its neck.

The man offering the reward, who wants to remain anonymous, said: “This was a particularly vicious attack. I was furious when I heard about it.”

He added: “There are a lot of nervous cat owners at the moment. I want this person caught.”

A £100 reward is payable upon a successful arrest and conviction.

Anyone with information should contact Pc Stephanie Rose at Bury Police Station on 101.