Former Alabama college athlete arrested in baseball-bat beating of duck
June 18, 2019–9:00 a.m.
A teenager from Cartersville has been arrested in Alexander City Alabama in the baseball bat beating of a duck that occurred May 5.
According to al.com, 19-year old Jacob Thomas Frye is a former student-athlete at Central Alabama Community College.
He and 19-year-old Thomas “Landon” Grant are accused of taking the duck from a pond on the campus following a party.
The duck was beaten with a ball bat, placed in a bag and taken to a wooded area where it was found by a coach and taken to a veterinarian.
The duck had to be euthanized due to its injuries.
Frye and Grant are charged with felony animal cruelty.
You can read more at al.com