Faced with these unbearable images, associations for the defense and protection of animals were indignant on social networks. Some have complained.
These are images of extreme cruelty. A man from Moselle in his twenties who posted a video of him skinning a cat on the Snapchat network was tried in immediate appearance this Friday, November 4 by the Sarreguemines court.
The public prosecutor of Sarreguemines Olivier Glady indicated that he had sentenced the individual to 10 months’ imprisonment, including 6 with suspended probation and warrant of committal for “animal abuse resulting in his death”. This evening, the man therefore sleeps in prison.
“Act of cruelty”
On November 3, the latter had been arrested by the police of Saint-Avold, before being placed in police custody for “aggravated serious abuse”. According to our information, he would have explained to the investigators that he first shot a lead bullet in the head of his cat before cutting it up.
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Faced with these unbearable images, associations for the defense and protection of animals were indignant on social networks. Like the “30 Million Friends Foundation”, which explains that it has filed a complaint for “acts of cruelty and serious abuse resulting in the death of an animal”. According to information from the foundation, the man suspected of having committed these abuses would have indicated in police custody “finishing off the cat with the butt after shooting it“and would have admitted to having, “in the past», «killed pigeons“.
Other animal defense structures such as “The Stéphane Lamart Association” have filed civil suits. The latter denouncessordid facts” rising. An observation shared by the SPA which affirms to the Figaro have, in 2022, recorded 15,000 reports of animal abuse.
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