A 16-year-old Lacey teen has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty after he killed a squirrel with a skateboard.
An investigation by a Lacey police officer indicated that the teen was being chased after he had just purposely killed a gray squirrel with a skateboard, police said.
The juvenile suspect was taken into custody and charges have been forwarded to the juvenile court for the cruelty, police said.
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