Man arrested for leaving cat outside Humane Society

Kurt Christian Huhn (Pitt County Sheriff's Office photo)

GREENVILLE, Pitt County - The Pitt County Sheriff's Office arrested a man who abandoned a cat in front of the Humane Society in Greenville.

Officials said on June 16 that deputies responded to the Humane Society, located at 3520 Tupper Dr. in Greenville, to the report of a cat being abandoned. Kurt Christian Huhn of 315 Peachtree St. in Ayden, was the person officials said brought a cat in and tried to leave it.

When officials with the Humane Society said they were filled to capacity, Huhn left the cat outside and drove off. Deputies obtained a warrant and arrested Huhn on Monday. He's charged with abandonment of animals but was not detained.

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