Police: Perry man shoots and buries three cats

Updated: 08/04/2014 10:10 PM
Created: 08/04/2014 10:00 PM WHEC.com

A Perry man is facing charges after police say he killed and buried three cats in Castile.

Roland H. Reinisch, 57, of Perry, is charged with three counts of torturing or injuring animals.

State Police say he deliberately shot and killed three cats that he was watching while their owner was away.  Police say he then hid the cats by burying them in two separate locations.

Reinisch was issued an appearance ticket to appear in Castile Village Court.

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