Man pleads guilty to six counts of animal cruelty

A Pittsburgh man pleaded guilty to six counts of animal cruelty after he poisoned three cats. Daniel T. Smith, 44, used mothballs to poison the homeless cats, which he called a nuisance.

The mugshot for Daniel T. Smith, 44. He pleaded guilty to six counts of animal crueltyA Pittsburgh man pleaded guilty to six counts of animal cruelty after he poisoned three cats. Daniel T. Smith, 44, used mothballs to poison the homeless cats, which he called a nuisance, because he was tired of feces on his sidewalk.According to an affidavit, the cats had been designated a colony by Animal Friends and had been spayed, neutered and vaccinated. They were fed by two women on the street, C...