Man Arrested For Stabbing Family Member Because Of Cat Treatment


(Pawtucket, RI)--A Pawtucket man is facing charges of domestic felony assault and disorderly conduct for allegedly stabbing his brother-in-law in the head.Police say Leonaldo G. Severino Martinez admitted to doing so because he did not like the way the victim was treating his cat.This reportedly happened at a residence where the two lived on Newport Avenue Tuesday morning.Authorities say the victim was taken to Rhode Island Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

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