BREAKING NEWS: Florence police: Workers detain woman caught breaking into vehicles Full Story

Police: woman killed husband because he beat cat

The woman didn't say if her husband told her why he attacked the animal.

Posted: Jun. 4, 2018 7:29 AM

Police in Dallas said a woman confessed she shot and killed her husband because he beat their pet cat, the Dallas Morning News reported.

Mary Hinson is charged with murder for the death of her husband, Dexter. She said she shot him during an argument on Saturday morning.

Neighbors told reporters the couple moved to the neighborhood with their teenage sons a few months ago.

Hinson is in the Dallas County Jail on a $100,000 bond.

Article Comments

Huntsville
Few Clouds
74° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 66°
Feels Like: 74°
Florence
Clear
74° wxIcon
Hi: 92° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 74°
Fayetteville
Broken Clouds
73° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 73°
Decatur
Clear
73° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 73°
Scottsboro
Clear
70° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 65°
Feels Like: 70°
WAAY Radar
WAAY WAAY-TV Cam
WAAY Temperatures

Community Events