Man avoids jail after stabbing nursery’s pet tortoise in drunken attack

A man has avoided jail after drunkenly attacking a pet tortoise at a nursery in California.

The tortoise – a 70-year-old African sulcata named Michelangelo – was found bleeding after being stabbed with six-inch shards from a wooden garden gate post.

Mark Gibson

Graduates in Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990. Move to Los Angeles California in 2004. Specialized in Internet journalism.

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