From the OPP
Members of the Kenora OPP, assisted by the Northwest Region Crime Unit, the Kenora Community Street Crime Unit, Treaty #3 Police, and Lac Seul Police Service, have charged two youths for cruelty to animals.
On Wednesday, March 28, the Kenora OPP received information about a video circulating that showed a male suspect killing a cat while a female suspect took the video.
An investigation was commenced and two Kenora youths were identified, a 14-year-old female and a 13-year-old male.
Warrants were issued for the pair.
The female was arrested on April 6 and is to appear in court in Kenora on May 15.
The male youth was arrested on April 17 and is to appear in court in Kenora on May 1.
The names of the youths are withheld in accordance with the Youth Criminal Justice Act.