Weekend closures, lane restrictions impact SR 99, I-5 and I-90

Man sick of his roommate’s bunny arrested

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

rabbitBELLINGHAM, Wash. — A 32-yer-old Bellingham man arrested over the weekend for allegedly killing his roommate’s pet rabbit could face criminal charges, the Bellingham Herald reported.

According to the Herald, the man and his 53-year-old roommate were arguing about the pet Saturday night in their shared home in the 900 block of Key Street. During the argument, the rabbit hopped into the room, and the suspect allegedly tossed it out of the room. The suspect then allegedly attacked the 53-year-old.

Police arrived on the scene to find the rabbit dead and the victim with injuries to his face. The suspect was arrested after police found the rabbit dead outside.

The suspect faces three misdemeanors, including taking or killing a pet and domestic violence, the Herald reported. He has one prior felony.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s