Burned Alive: Police Say Manchester Woman Put Roommates' Pet in Oven
MANCHESTER — Police arrested a woman accused of putting her roommate's ferret inside an oven and turning it on, burning the animal alive.
Police and firefighters were called to 80 Lowell St. at 2:40 a.m. for smoke in one of the apartment buildings. Firefighters discovered a dead ferret inside the oven. Two of the apartment's tenants who were the pet's owners, told police a woman who had been staying with them, identified as Ivana Clifford, 26, had put the ferret in the oven.
Clifford was arrested at the scene and charged with one felony count of animal cruelty. She is scheduled to appear in Hillsborough County Superior Court - North on Wednesday.