Cruelty to Animals, Parole Violation

Release Date/Time: 7/19/2013 3:35 PM

Incident: Cruelty to Animals, Parole Violation

Report #: 13-071030

Date: Thursday, 7/18/2013

Time: 10:26 PM

Location: Kip & E. Alvin

Juan Mejia (22) and a 20-year old female aquaintance were both intoxicated and engaged in a physical fight. Mejia had recently found a tiny kitten that was only a couple of weeks old and was holding the kitten during the fight. During the altercation, Mejia struck the female in the face with the kitten, killing the kitten instantly. Mejia was arrested and booked into Monterey County Jail for cruelty to animals and parole violation.

Release Authorized by: Sheldon Bryan

Telephone: (831) 758-7250