Police: Newburgh man set cats on firePosted: Updated:
A Newburgh man is accused of killing two cats in horrific fashion.
Prosecutors say Dee Jay Atkins had a cat and kitten locked in a cage when he doused them with lighter fluid and lit them on fire in August 2017.
They say the animals did not belong to the 55-year-old man.
Atkins is facing several felony charges for animal cruelty.