2 Young Raccoons Shot In Trash Can At Canterbury Green

By Emma Koch

This is representative of the animals but not the actual racoons that were shot.

July 25, 2013 Updated Jul 25, 2013 at 5:38 PM EDT

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control is searching for information about two men who they say were seen shooting into a trash container where two young raccoons were trapped.

It happened on July 20 at around 2 p.m. in the 2300 block of Abbey Dr. in Canterbury Green Apartments.

Animal Care & Control says they shot and severely injured both animals. Ultimately the shelter had to put the two young raccoons down.

Animal Care & Control describes the shooters as white males in their late teens/early twenties.

Anyone with information related to this incident is asked to call Fort Wayne Animal Care & Control 260-427-1244 - menu option one.

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