Wanted For: Placer County officials are looking for help in solving an animal cruelty case involving the suspicious deaths of 13 cats and a hawk in unincorporated Lincoln.
On Jan 8, 2023, a utility worker contacted animal services after finding the animals near North Dowd Road and Waltz Road, just off Highway 65 near Coon Creek. Animal services officers found cats varying in age from kittens to adults. Officials said they animals were not killed at the site but were placed there.
All animals showed signs of abuse and appeared to have died within the prior week. The cats were of varying ages, genders, and colors. None were microchipped.
Wanted As Of: 01/27/2023