|Who, age||What||Where||When||Last Known Address|
|Not disclosed - man, 21||beat cat to death for scratching him||
|April 3, 2006|
|Type of Crime||Other Crimes||#/Type of animal(s) involved||Case Status||Next Court Date|
|Felony||1 7-month-old cat||Alleged|
A 21-year-old Burlington man was arrested April 3 on allegations of cruelty to animals in the death of a 7-month-old cat in the 200 block of E. Market St. The man told authorities he killed the cat by hitting it in the head with a large stick after he became angry when the cat scratched him. He dumped the animal in a trash bin.
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel