(SALEM, IN) - A Salem man was arrested Saturday after slapping his girlfriend and killing her pet squirrel.
56-year-old Roger Rogers was said to be arguing with his girlfriend when officers arrived at the scene.
The woman then told police that Rogers had killed her pet squirrel and slapped her in the face.
Rogers admitted to killing the squirrel but denies claims that he hit his girlfriend.
The woman says that she came home to discover Rogers squeezing the squirrel which prompted the fight between the two.
Rogers has since been arrested for domestic battery and domestic violence animal cruelty.
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