Minn. man charged with killing cat
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A Fergus Falls man faces a felony charge after killing his cat with a butcher knife, police said.
Dement’s girlfriend told him to take the cat out of the house, Lien said. He took the knife and the cat outside.
Lien said Dement confessed to officers called to the scene that he killed the animal and hid its body in a bucket.
Dement was in custody in the Otter Tail County Jail. He faces a felony charge of mistreatment of an animal.