DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The search is on in Dallas for the person who shot and killed a cat early last month.

Police are investigating the animal cruelty case that was discovered after a person found the orange and white tabby type cat on the afternoon of November 6. The cat was found with a gunshot wound in the 10700 block of Checota Drive.

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The cat died from the injuries.

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Dallas police investigators are asking that anyone who has information about the incident or knows who shot the cat call DPD Crime Stoppers at 877-373-TIPS or contact the Animal Cruelty Unit at 214-671-0115.

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