Kitten 'thrown out of car window' and killed on major Sheffield area road

Police have launched an appeal for more information after a kitten was allegedly 'thrown out of a car window' and killed on a major Sheffield area road.

Thursday, 29th August 2019, 14:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 29th August 2019, 14:31 pm

The incident is reported to have happened on the A61 near Chesterfield on Tuesday (August 27) at around 1.30pm.

Derbyshire Police are currently investigating after being made aware of a post circulating on social media about the incident.

A61 in Chesterfield (photo: Google).

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They have urged anyone with information to 'refrain from posting unconfirmed registration plates of cars' allegedly involved and instead contact them on 101, quoting incident 561 of 28 August.

“Inquiries into the report are ongoing," said a spokesman for the force.

More when we have it.