Cat trapped in window dies

A cat owner Samantha Scott left her pet to die in agony after it became stuck in the window of her flat. She had sealed the flat and left a cat and dog to fend for themselves.

She was sentenced to 12 weeks' imprisonment suspended for 12 months at Birmingham Magistrates Court 19 September 2011.


  1. It is so selfish! Why do people have animals?

  2. Does the punishment fit the crime?