14 cats were crammed in a dog crate. Volunteers said the animals were filthy.
Fire damaged all three floors of a Manchester apartment building Thursday night.
Police investigating the Thanksgiving Day incident say a woman checked in to a local hospital with gunshot wounds to her chest.
The Sullivan County Humane Society said two of 14 cats found in a filthy dog crate by police are dead.
Police went to a Bow residence to serve arrest warrants, discover guns, knives and drugs.