Cow shot and killed, police say

State police at Huntingdon are investigating a shooting involving a cow.

According to police, troopers responded to the 21000 block of Resort Road in Huntingdon County for a report of a cow that had been shot. The shooting reportedly occurred sometime during the night between May 16-17.

Police are investigating the incident as an animal cruelty case.

The animal died as a result of its injury, police said. Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at 627-3161.