Cops say New Mexico man fed cat meth, battered girlfriend

A person from New Mexico is going through a number of expenses for allegedly assaulting his girlfriend and force-feeding his cat methamphetamine.

In a Fb submit, Las Cruces police say 39-year-old Aaron Spaulding – who was arrested in June – repeatedly punched his girlfriend, held her in opposition to her will whereas stealing her telephone. Additionally they consider Spaulding might have been abusing his canine and cat.

The person’s shorthair cat was examined by a veterinarian and was discovered to have examined constructive for meth. The animal was handled and adopted by new house owners, in response to police.

It’s alleged Spaulding force-fed the animal meth, and likewise strangled the pet.

Whereas Spaulding was arrested on June four on false imprisonment and battery in opposition to a family member expenses, his animal cruelty cost was not too long ago upgraded from a misdemeanour to felony.