Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Gina Robson Who Microwaved Kitten is Jailed for 168 Days - 14th Dec 2011

A mother-of-three who killed a kitten in a microwave in revenge for its owner reporting her abusive partner to police has been jailed for 168 days.

Gina Robins, 31, put the 10-week-old pet in the microwave after using the oven to warm food for her toddler son.

Magistrates told her the offence was so serious that only a custodial sentence was appropriate.

She carried out the attack on the cat while at the home of its owner Sarah Knutton - days after her then friend had reported an incident to police involving Robins' partner outside the same house. Read More