Man charged for allegedly killing kitten

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- Andres Wiltz faces felony animal abuse after police say he killed his 5-month-old kitten named Vader.

According to the Post Dispatch, Wiltz admits he was trying to discipline the kitten and struck him with an open palm multiple times.

The kitten had to be put down.

The Humane Society of Missouri Animal Cruelty Task Force says Wiltz agreed to surrender two other cats he owned.

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