Woman shoots husband for threatening to shoot cat, police say

September 25, 2012 (SPRING, TX)

Deputy constables say Audrey Deen Miller was arguing with her husband at their Spring, Texas, home around 7:15 a.m. Tuesday when he allegedly threatened to shoot the family's pet cat. That's when officials say Miller pulled out a gun, shooting her husband.

The man was taken by ambulance to Ben Taub Hospital. He is expected to recover.

Miller, 42, was taken into custody by the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office. She's been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The cat was unharmed.

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