Pet owner hits out after shooting

A VIEWPARK cat owner has slammed a cruel thug who shot her pet in the face.

Helen Connelly found cat Cookie with blood pouring from his face after he was targeted last week.

It appears the nine-month-old feline was shot around his nose by someone armed with an air gun, with the pellet still lodged in his head.

Full story in Bellshill Speaker, out February 22.