MANITOWOC — Police are seeking the public’s help in investigating an animal abuse case in which a dead cat, bound with duct tape, was found floating in the Manitowoc River on Sunday, according to a press release from Manitowoc Police Chief Tony Dick.

Fishermen found the cat in the river just west of the 10th Street bridge.

It was described as a larger, older, orangecoloured cat.

Police are asking anyone with information to call 920-686-6580.

Manitowoc County Crime Stoppers is offering up to a $200 reward for information leading to the arrest of the person of people responsible.

To be eligible for the reward and remain anonymous, call 920-683-4466.

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