Police in Harris County, Texas, are asking for the public's help find a man they say killed his girlfriend's pet lizard.
Deyonta Dennis, 29, is accused of killing his girlfriend's bearded dragon during a fight in April.
WANTED WEDNESDAY: Lizard Killer https://t.co/V6xVGWEvl4 via @Nextdoor— Harris County Pct 5 (@HCpct5) May 30, 2018
He locked his then-girlfriend out of her apartment and then killed her pet bearded dragon lizard with his bare hands. pic.twitter.com/tRFZEbCUDl
Deputies said Dennis locked his girlfriend out of her apartment and killed the animal with his bare hands.
A necropsy was performed on the lizard and revealed that the pet had a broken leg, jaw and spine, KTRK reported.
The woman told deputies that Dennis had threatened to hurt the lizard in the past.
About the Author