A woman told detectives on Saturday she shot and killed her husband because he was beating the family cat, police say.
According to neighbors in northeast Dallas, the couple and their two teenage sons just moved into a duplex a few months ago. Those neighbors woke up on Saturday to several police cars parked along the street.
Residents in the area said the family mostly kept to themselves, but their cat recently went missing. The wife posted signs in search of the cat, and it was finally returned.
On Saturday, 47-year-old Mary Harrison told police she shot her husband, 49-year-old Dexter Harrison because he was beating the cat. He was taken to the hospital where he was declared dead.
She was arrested for murder and booked into Lew Sterrett Jail.
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