Chandler Police Investigate Animal Cruelty

On December 12, 2019, around 10:30 am the Chandler Police Department investigated the report of animal cruelty in the 3200 block of North Brentwood Place.  A resident called police after she found a yellow short haired cat with a metal trap attached to its left hind leg.  The individual transported the cat to a local animal hospital for treatment.  The cat is being treated for injuries sustained by the trap at the Arizona Humane Society Trauma Hospital. 

The cat is currently on a 10 day hold with the Humane Society as part of the state‚Äôs seizure ordinance.  Investigators have no leads on this case. 

If you have any information regarding this investigation, contact the Chandler Police Department at (480) 782-4130 or Silent Witness at (480) WITNESS (648-6377).