“It was a clean cut to remove the head and tail. The skin had been
removed from the left hind leg. The cuts were precise — it is psychotic, freaky.”
- Gavin McCoubrey, D.V.M., Tameside Vet Clinic, Ashton-under-Lyne,
in Tameside region east of Manchester, U. K.
July 9, 2016 Tameside region east of Manchester, England - Dukinfield is a town in Tameside, Greater Manchester, England, on the south bank of the River Tame opposite Ashton-under-Lyne, 6.3 miles (10.1 km) east of Manchester. The 2011 Census population was 19,306. The Tameside region's history goes back 10,000 years to twenty-two ancient sites where humans lived.
Today, Dukinfield Park is making news as the place where primary school teacher Claire Collins found her 18-month-old female cat, Socks, at 7:45 AM on Monday, July 4, 2016, in the park near King Street. Her head and tail had been cleanly severed from her body and skin had been removed from her left hind leg.
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