SPCA offers reward to find suspect who threw kitten from moving car

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The Suffolk SPCA is offering a $2,000 reward for help finding the suspect who threw a kitten from a moving car in Deer Park.

The SPCA says it happened around 3:30 p.m. Monday in front of the Olympic Diner on Route 231.

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A witness says they saw the kitten thrown from a car that appeared to be a black Chevy Impala. The kitten survived but was killed after being struck by a car.

Roy Gross, of the Suffolk SPCA, says the suspect faces animal cruelty and abandonment charges. They can also face jail time and fines.

Anyone with information is being asked to call the Suffolk SPCA at 631-382-7722.

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