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A cat is recovering after Roanoke County police say it was shot with an arrow.

Police received a call about noon Thursday after the cat was found in the 2500 block of Rutrough Road.

An officer took the cat, believed to be a stray, to Angels of Assisi for treatment. The animal was recovering from surgery Thursday afternoon.

Police are investigating, and anyone with information is asked to call 562-3265.

— Henri Gendreau

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