Attacker cuts tail of Warren resident’s cat

WARREN — A Fairmount Avenue Northeast man on Friday reported finding the tail on his cat bleeding Thursday and discovered it had been cut with a knife.

The man also alleged that a man he kicked out his house had sexually assaulted a female there and sent threatening text messages to the man, a police report states. The victim said he took the cat to the veterinarian and was told the injuries were caused by “human cruelty.”

According to the police report, the man showed officers a text message from the assailant that states, “You know I did that to Simba,” which is the cat’s name. “Your (sic) lucky you came home from work cuz I was abouta to kill your cat.”