A man was arrested by Merced Police officers on Saturday on charges of animal cruelty.
Officers arrested 25-year-old Terrel Walker for felony animal cruelty, burglary, and vandalism.
Officer Laguna investigated a residential burglary and found a pet rabbit that had been killed.
Police say the victim suspected her ex-boyfriend of the crime. The rabbit was transported to a local veterinarian and it was confirmed the bunny had died from a traumatic injury to the neck.
Walker was located and arrested for felony animal cruelty, burglary, and vandalism. He was booked into custody at the Merced County Jail.
Merced Police are asking anyone with any information regarding this crime to contact Officer Laguna at 209-385-6905 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.