Memorial service held for 25 cats found dead, hanging from trees in Yonkers

An animal advocate organized a memorial service today for the 25 cats found dead and hanging from trees in Yonkers. The bags of dead cat

Last Thursday, DPW workers found two dozen bags

Last Thursday, DPW workers found two dozen bags of dead cats hanging from trees at an empty lot on Overlook Terrace. (Credit: News 12)

YONKERS - An animal advocate organized a memorial service today for the 25 cats found dead and hanging from trees in Yonkers.

The bags of dead cat carcasses were found hanging from trees in an empty lot on Overlook Terrace nearly three weeks ago.

Police say the cats were likely all killed by blunt force trauma. 

No arrests have been made in the case, and animal activists and groups are offering a reward to catch the person responsible.

 

 

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Memorial service for cats found dead in Yonkers

Metered parking lot behind C.H. Martin department store
2 Palisade Ave, Yonkers

Information on dead cats in Yonkers

The SPCA of Westchester : 914-941-2896

Cats Found Dead in Yonkers

Yonkers Police Department : 914-377-7724

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