NEW ORLEANS -- A 19-year-old man allegedly confessed to killing a cat with a pellet gun.

According to NOPD, officers arrested Kyre West Thursday, Oct. 5, as a suspect in an animal cruelty investigation.

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Police say West confessed to killing a car with a pellet gun, which was later found in his car.

West was then booked with one felony count of animal cruelty.