Police : Woman shoots, kills husband during argument for beating cat

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DALLAS (WAND) - A Dallas woman shot and killed her husband Saturday for beating the family cat, police say. 

NBC affiliate NBC-DFW in Dallas reports 47-year-old Mary Harrison told police she shot her husband, 49-year-old Dexter Harrison, during an argument as he was beating their cat, according to the Dallas Police Department.

The shooting death happened just before 7 a.m., according to authorities. 

According to authorities Mary Harrison waived her Miranda rights while she was being interviewed by detectives and admitted to shooting her husband.

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