A Reedsburg man was arrested after he allegedly killed a four-month-old kitten by throwing it against a wall.
According to a press release from the Reedsburg Police, officers were called at about 9:45 p.m. Nov. 5 to the 1700 block of Cottontail Lane in Reedsburg for a report of an intoxicated male who had just killed a kitten.
According to a five-year-old witness, Kyle J. Wise, 33 grabbed a kitten from his lap and threw it against the wall in a garage, killing it.
Police said Wise had been sitting in the garage drinking and appeared intoxicated.
Wise was held at the Sauk County Jail on charges of charges of mistreating an animal – causing death, a class I felony, and disorderly conduct.