Two cats were killed after a man ripped them away from their owner and threw them into San Francisco Bay.
Animal Care and Control Capt. Vicky Goldbach says witnesses saw a man approach a woman at Pier 14 on Tuesday at about 4:20 p.m.
Goldbach says the man took all the woman’s belongings — including a carrier that held both cats — and tossed them into the water.
She says authorities retrieved the victims’ possessions but not before the cats had drowned.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/18FFRox ) that the victim was too distraught to provide much information to investigators but that she said she didn’t know the man who killed her animals.
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