Woman arrested for allegedly tossing kittens out a moving vehicle

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BOWIE COUNTY, Texas (KTAL/KMSS) — A woman accused of throwing live kittens out of her SUV while she was driving now sits behind bars.

The incident happened on May 24 US Hwy 67 W and County Rd. 1215 in Bowie County, Texas.

A call came into the Bowie County Sheriff’s Office that someone was tossing kittens out of a blue Chevrolet Tahoe. 

Deputies located the vehicle a short time later on Farm to Market Road 3098 and identified the driver as 53-year-old Sonia Talette Shavers.

Shavers was arrested and booked into the Bi-State Jail for Cruelty to Non-Livestock Animals. Her bond was set at $10,000. 

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