- South Dakota, USA -
On Wednesday, February 19, Brookings Police have arrested 19-year-old MICHAEL BRIAN FORMAN (pictured below), after they received a video showing him torturing and killing a cat.
The disturbing video was posted online, and police received countless complaints.
Officers interviewed the accused and arrested him.
He was transported to the Brookings County Detention Center and turned over to their custody.
FORMAN, of Brookings, is facing animal cruelty, a Class 6 Felony punishable by up to only two years in prison, and a $4,000 fine.
The charges will be filed in Hamlin County where the incident took place.