Missouri man dismembered dog with machete while high on meth: Police 02/29/2020 11:57 am PST Comments KTVI / Jefferson County via KTVI: DE SOTO, Mo. (KTVI) -- An eastern Missouri man is charged with animal abuse involving torture and armed criminal action for allegedly killing a dog with a machete and leaving the dismembered body for his mother to find. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that Kaleb Reynolds of De Soto is accused of smoking methamphetamine prior to killing the dog on Feb. 17. Police say Reynolds was angry with his mother and girlfriend and became even more enraged after smoking meth. Charges allege that Reynolds' dog jumped on him and Reynolds retrieved a machete from his yard and attacked the dog. MORE: De Soto man charged with dismembering dog, leaving it for mother to find - St. Louis Post-Dispatch De Soto man accused of dismembering dog - KTVI #AnimalAbuse #AnimalNews #Drugs #KTVI #Methamphetamine #Missouri #StLouis #Torture Related Stories Suspect performed dog surgeries to increase litters: Officials Iowa woman pleads guilty in 'brazen and brutal' beating of dog N.C. man accused of cutting aunt's dog in half with chain saw Reward offered in fatal shooting of Arkansas dog Arkansas man pleads guilty to kicking, smashing wife's Yorkie California felon who dumped and shot dog charged Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.