San Antonio man accused of torturing, killing little one’s pet hamster


SAN ANTONIO – A San Antonio man with a prolonged rap sheet was arrested once more final week after a home disturbance the place he allegedly tortured and killed a hamster, in accordance with the Animal Care Companies Division.

Roosevelt James Johnson, 34, was needed on a number of warrants when he was taken into custody on Oct. 20 within the 900 block of Culebra Street.

Throughout a home disturbance on Might 11, Johnson allegedly “squeezed the kid’s pet to dying.”

“Attributable to previous convictions and different excellent felony prices, together with gun and drug possession, Johnson now faces as much as 25 years in jail if convicted,” in accordance with a information launch from ACS.

Along with a cost of cruelty to a non-livestock animal, courtroom data present Johnson can be dealing with prices of steady household violence, repeated violations of a protecting order, felon in possession of a firearm and two possession of managed substances prices.

Data present Johnson’s prison historical past dates again to 2006.


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