Police investigation launched after cats targeted at Cheddleton

POLICE are hunting a serial cat killer believed to be on the prowl in Cheddleton.

It follows the death of a two year old cat believed to have been shot by an air gun.

Monty was the pet of Phil and Diane Lockett of Cheadle Road, Cheddleton.

There have been reports of several other cats being shot at in the vicinity.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101.