Detroit Lakes man accused of killing cats is arrested

Published: Sep. 26, 2019 at 2:42 PM CDT
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The Becker County Sheriff confirms with Valley News Live that an arrest was made Thursday morning in connection with the incident involving a dead cat hung on the grill of a Detroit Lakes man's truck.

Sheriff Todd Glander says Timothy Lee was arrested based on information the department received Thursday morning. Lee’s cats were confiscated and we're told they're being held "in a safe place."

Valley News Live was on scene the previous day when Lee presented a knife and threatened to kill a cat in front of our reporter.

The sheriff says he'll be issuing an official statement shortly. Stick with Valley News Live for updates.