This Just Really Ticks Me OFF

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  1. WillowTree
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    1. Teen Kills Kitten in Oven; Faces 10-Year Sentence






    On June 3, ASPCA Humane Law Enforcement Agents arrested Cheyenne Cherry, a 17-year-old resident of the Bronx, for allegedly killing a two-month-old kitten by burning her to death in an oven. In addition to cruelty to animals, Cherry was charged with multiple counts of burglary, arson and criminal mischief. Under New York State law, Cherry is considered an adult and faces more than 10 years in prison if convicted of all charges.

    Cherry admits that she broke into the home of an ex-roommate on May 6 with the intent to "play a joke and mess up her apartment." Cherry and an accomplice allegedly threw bleach on the walls of the apartment, slashed furniture and stole various items. Before leaving, the pair put the victim's kitten, Tiger Lily, into the hot oven.

    When police arrived at the Bronx apartment to investigate smoke complaints, Tiger Lily was found dead. Her remains were taken to ASPCA Bergh Memorial Animal Hospital, where veterinarians had to perform a necropsy to determine the sex of the badly burned kitten.

    According to Joseph Pentangelo, Assistant Director of ASPCA Humane Law Enforcement, Cherry's explanation for placing the kitten in the oven was simply: "I hate cats."









    June 12, 2009
     
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    What exactly ticks you off, that a 17 year old tortured and killed a cat, or that the 17 year old will spend many years in prison for killing a cat?

    Neither seems quite right to me.
     
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    you are pure genius! pure assholic genius!
     
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    I agree with the sentencing 100 percent. Call it the system "playing a joke" on him.
     
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    I laughed so hard when I heard this, because you know - it sounded like something from The Onion.

    I can imagine the headline now...

    "Teenager cat serial killer sentenced to life in prison for apparently baking 'cat cakes.' Vietnamese 'dog cake' chefs go underground."

    Honestly, 10 years is to much... Likely get parole after a year or so.
     
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    agreed----10 years is insane---how about an ass whupping ?
     
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    how about both?
     
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    you dont even get 10 years for killing people in some states, for God's sake !
     
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    That's a separate issue, but you should get at least life for killing people.
     
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    she hasn't gotten around to killing people yet,, it's coming! 10 years isn't too much at all..hard labor..don't forget the burglary and arson charges,, that alone is worth ten years
     
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