Cat found dead with bound paws, multiple stab wounds in Tennessee; police searching for those responsible

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — The Johnson City Police Department is looking for the person or people responsible for a disturbing scene left in the parking lot of Appalachian Funeral Home at 800 E. Watauga Ave. on Sunday.

At 2:05 p.m., Johnson City Animal Control responded to a report of a dead orange and white tabby cat left in the parking lot with all four paws bound with duct tape and showing multiple stab wounds.

A spokesperson with animal control said that the last vehicle spotted in the parking lot around that time was a green four-door truck with a camper top.

Anyone with information regarding this incident should send in their tips by calling Crime Stoppers at (423) 434-6158 or by texting the code 423 JCPD along with the tip to the number 847411 (TIP411).

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