Man Arrested for Decapitating an Opossum With an Ax, Police Say

Man Arrested for Decapitating an Opossum With an Ax, Police Say

January 11, 2013 Updated Jan 11, 2013 at 11:28 AM CST

A strange story from Florida.

According to a news release from the Volusia County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office, police said a 31-year-old man was arrested this week for allegedly stomping on an opossum and decapitating it with an ax.

The man was charged with one count of felony animal cruelty, according to the news release.

Read the news release from the Volusia County Sheriff's Office HERE.