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Dallas woman fatally shoots husband for beating family cat

June 4, 2018  |  Posted by: Michael Falzarano
Dallas woman fatally shoots husband for beating family cat

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Dallas woman Mary Harrison fatally shoots husband for beating the family cat

Texas authorities charged a Dallas woman with murder after she admitted to fatally shooting her husband over the weekend for beating the family cat.

According to CBS DFW,  Dallas Police arrested 47-year-old Mary Harrison on murder charges in connection with the shooting death of her 49-year-old husband, Dexter Harrison.

Police officials said Sunday that the woman told investigators Saturday’s shooting occurred after an argument ensued between the couple.

Dexter Harrison was rushed to a local area hospital where he died.

Harrison reportedly told officers that her husband had assaulted the pet.

Neighborhood residents said Mary Harrison had recently posted signs after the family cat went missing. However, the pet eventually returned.

Harrison remains in custody on $100,000 bond.


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