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Cat found tied to dumpster

Animal control in West Hartford is trying to find out who left a cat tied to a dumpster in West Hartford on Sunday....

Posted: Feb. 9, 2018 5:05 AM
Updated: Feb. 9, 2018 5:05 AM

Animal control in West Hartford is trying to find out who left a cat tied to a dumpster in West Hartford on Sunday.

The department posted to Facebook that the domestic short-haired cat was found in Wolcott Park.

A note was left with it. The note identified the cat as "Sparky."

An eyewitness spotted a man in a pickup truck in the area of the dumpster. However, the person could not see the license plate.

Animal control said the cat is warm and safe.

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