Animal cruelty

Kawartha Lakes Police are asking for the public's help in solving an animal cruelty investigation in Lindsay.

Police say a Mary Street West resident let his cat outside for five to ten minutes on Mondsay, and when the cat returned, it was bleeding from one of its back legs from a pellet gun wound.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police or Crime Stoppers or report online at K H C S dot ca.

At this time there is no information to suggest there is a threat to other pets in the area.