Teen allegedly kills parents’ pets after they refuse to give him $20

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Colton David Cook

ANGELINA COUNTY, Texas — A teenager was arrested Monday after he was accused of shooting his parents’ pets.

According to the Angelina County Sheriff’s Office, Colton David Cook was taken into custody at around 4:34 p.m. The suspect allegedly shot and killed his parents’ dogs in their yard on the 11000 block of E. Highway 103.

A report shows Cook allegedly pulled the trigger after his parents refused to give him $20. Two of the dogs died immediately, and a third was wounded and later put down by officials.

The 17-year-old is charged with cruelty to animals. He was released Tuesday on $3,500 bond.

Source: KETK