Police: High school team may have killed animal

Posted at 2:11 PM, May 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-12 14:26:14-04

Grosse Ile Police are investigating an alleged animal cruelty incident involving a local high school sports team.

According to the chief, a group of players from the Grosse Ile High School varsity lacrosse team got together before a game and killed a guinea pig.

Right now, police say it is still in an investigatory stage, and did not say how many students were involved. The incident happened on April 30.

7 Action News first reported on the story on Tuesday. The lacrosse team did have a scheduled game against Bay City Western High School in Auburn Hills on Saturday, April 30.

The district learned about the incident from police earlier this week, sources told 7 Action News.