A girl and her canine had been fatally stabbed inside a well-liked Atlanta park early Wednesday, police mentioned.
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 accordance with police.
Earlier than the invention, Janness, who lives close to the park, had advised her devastated spouse that she was taking their canine for a fast stroll, the sufferer’s father-in-law advised Fox 5 Atlanta.
“It’s a ugly scene,” Atlanta Police Deputy Chief Charles Hampton Jr. advised the information outlet.
Police on Wednesday introduced a $10,000 reward for data concerning 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 Put up wires