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Kitten survives being thrown from truck

OPP are looking for a newer-model Ford pickup truck
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COLLINGWOOD - Officers from the Collingwood and The Blue Mountains detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a person involved in an animal cruelty incident.

On July 14, 2016 shortly after 6 p.m., OPP officers were called by a witness reporting that she was south bound on High Street just south of First Street when she observed a kitten thrown out of a motor vehicle ahead of her.

The witness stopped to render assistance to the kitten and eventually took it to a local veterinarian where it was ascertained that the kitten would survive the ordeal.

The vehicle is described as a newer model Ford pickup truck, burgundy in color and was last seen south bound on High Street near Second Street in Collingwood.

If you have any information in regards to this incident, please contact the Collingwood/The Blue Mountains O.P.P. at (705) 445-4321 or Call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (1-800-222-8477) or submit your information online at or

Crime Stoppers does not subscribe to call display, you will remain anonymous.  Being anonymous, you will not testify in court and your information may lead to a cash reward of up to $2,000.