Kitten hitches ride from Cherokee, NC to Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE – A kitten hitched a more than 260 mile ride from Cherokee, North Carolina to Martinsville.

A couple returned from a trip from North Carolina and discovered the kitten had stuck along for the ride back home.

The Martinsville Police Department​ says Cherokee was found in the car's engine compartment and only had minor injuries.

If you have any questions about adoption, you are asked to contact the SPCA of Martinsville & Henry County at 276-638-7297.


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