VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WVEC) -- A woman has been charged with Animal Cruelty after police say she killed her pet cat and buried it in her yard.
73-year-old Nancy Lou Just is accused of neglecting her pet's health and eventually killing it.
A citizen called police about possible animal cruelty in the 900 block of Westwind Place in May.
Animal Control officers learned that the pet had been sick for months and allegedly Just did nothing to get it medical assistance. They believe Just then killed the animal and buried it in her yard.
Just has been charged with Animal Cruelty.