Grand jury indicts Garrison man over cat-choking death

James Northcott (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)
James Northcott (Source: Nacogdoches County Jail)

NACOGDOCHES, TX (KTRE) - A Nacogdoches County grand jury has indicted a Garrison man accused of choking a cat to death in January.

According to the indictment, James Kirby Northcott II, choked the cat to death without the owner's permission on Jan. 20.

Northcott is charged with state-jail felony cruelty to non-livestock animals.

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