HUFFMAN, Texas—A man killed a dog in a fit of anger because the animal tore up a roll of toilet paper, according to Harris County Sheriff’s deputies.
Michael Lynn Davis, 42, was charged with cruelty to non-livestock animals.
Deputies said Davis kicked and beat the animal at a home in the 2700 block of 3rd Street because it made a mess with the toilet paper. He also grabbed the dog and threw it outside.
Davis’ bail was set at $5,000.
He has a prior conviction of misdemeanor assault of a family member.