New features are coming soon. Login with Facebook to get an early start and help us test them out!
Sunday, Sep 11, 2011
Alleged: Name Undisclosed
Police made the grisly find on Sunday after they were called to a home on Turnbull Street at Hamilton South, near Newcastle.
Officers dug up a portion of the backyard, but the body of the cat couldn't be located.
Police allege the attack on a neighbor's cat happened during a party held at the normally unoccupied house.
A 19-year-old was on Monday arrested at a house on Queens Road, at New Lambton, and charged with torturing, beating and seriously injuring an animal, and aggravated animal cruelty.
He was granted conditional bail to appear at Newcastle Local Court on October 11.
- ninemsn.com.au - Sep 12 2011
Note: Classifications and other fields should not be used to determine what specific charges the suspect is facing or was convicted of - they are for research and statistical purposes only. The case report and subsequent updates outline the specific charges. Charges referenced in the original case report may be modified throughout the course of the investigation or trial, so case updates, when available, should always be considered the most accurate reflection of charges.
For more information regarding classifications and usage of this database, please visit the database notes and disclaimer.