Hamster thrown against aquarium, squeezed by man facing charges, court records say

Obinna Odo
Obinna Odo

HOUSTON – A 19-year-old man has been charged with cruelty to a non-livestock animal after investigators said he intentionally injured a hamster Sunday.

Obinna Chukwemeka Odo, of Houston, threw the animal against an aquarium, court documents read.

He is also accused of squeezing the animal in his hand, according to court documents.