Cat has eye surgery after being shot in Kettering

The 89-year-old man was walking along Oliver Street between 12.45pm and 1pm.
The 89-year-old man was walking along Oliver Street between 12.45pm and 1pm.

A cat required surgery after being shot with an air rifle in Kettering.

Alfie the cat was found by his owners in St Johns Road, Kettering, with an eye injury, which is believed to have happened between 2pm and 4pm on Saturday, March 18.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have any information about how the cat was injured.

Witnesses or anyone with information can contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 111 555.