The Paris Police Department is investigating a report of animal cruelty after a concerned citizen stated a person was throwing kittens from a vehicle on Sunday.
Police spoke with the caller around 2:21 p.m. who said they had been driving on the NE Loop 286 and observed someone throwing kittens from a vehicle onto the roadway.
“The reporting person advised that they knew that one of the kittens had been killed but at least two others had runoff,” said Officer Curtis Garrett.
Officers did locate one deceased kitten in the 1000 block of NE Loop 286.
The incident is under investigation.