Florida deputies locate man seen in viral picture pointing a gun at a cat

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - Animal Control officials in Charlotte County have made contact with the man posted in a picture pointing a gun at a cat.

The disturbing photo was posted on Facebook.

According to WBBH-TV, animal control officers said contact has been made with Thomas Mcguinness and that he is cooperating.

WBBH also reports Mcguinness apologized for the photos and said the animals are ok.

Animal control officers are going to check on the animals.

Brian Jones from the Charlotte County Animal Control says Mcguinness cannot be charged if the animals haven't been harmed.

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