A lady and her canine had been fatally stabbed inside a well-liked Atlanta park early Wednesday, police stated.
Katherine Janness, 40, and her canine, Bowie, had been discovered at about 1 a.m. inside Piedmont Park at tenth Avenue and Charles Allen Drive within the metropolis’s Midtown neighborhood, in line with police.
Earlier than the invention, Janness, who lives close to the park, had informed her devastated spouse that she was taking their canine for a fast stroll, the sufferer’s father-in-law informed Fox 5 Atlanta.
“It’s a grotesque scene,” Atlanta Police Deputy Chief Charles Hampton Jr. informed the information outlet.
Police on Wednesday introduced a $10,000 reward for info relating to the slaying and launched a photograph of Janness crossing a rainbow-painted crosswalk close to the park.
Investigators are nonetheless working to find out if Janness was focused or was the sufferer of a random act of violence.
With Submit wires