Charges: 80-year-old man poisoned Seattle neighbor’s cats for ripping screen door
SEATTLE -- An 80-year-old man is accused of killing his neighbor's two cats with poison after they ripped up his screen door. Choung Rhee is charged with two counts of first degree animal cruelty in King County Superior Court. According to charging documents: In May of 2017, the owner of the cats contacted King County Animal Control and said his White Center neighbor poisoned his two cats. Animal control officers went to the home of the victim in the 2900 block of SW 97th Court in Seattle and spoke with the owner of the cats.