Prosecution of Carter Livingston |

Prosecution of Carter Livingston

Hooray for DA Cliff Newell and to Animal Control for taking this barbaric act – the torture and killing of an opossum – so seriously.

The others, including the juveniles who participated in this act of animal cruelty of slowly hacking the opossum to death with a dull ax, all need to be prosecuted. Holding the animal and video taping the act while this other young man gleefully hacked it to death is no less egregious than the hacking. Those watching and video taping and placing it on the web and in any way participating in this barbaric act should be charged as well, and as harshly as the law provides.

Those of us with experience in the criminal justice arena know that these kinds of cruel torturous acts are often followed by similar ones toward more animals before graduating to violence against humans.

For the public’s safety, all these people involved need to prosecuted and convicted so as to get in the system and be observed/tracked for future crimes against animals and people.

Susan Wallace

Scooter’s Pals

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