Animal control officer who killed ‘a homeless man’ is a Hollywood ‘franchise’ actor

ANTONIO, Texas — Animal control officers have arrested a man in the death of an animal rights activist.

Officers were called to the animal shelter in the city of Anjo on Sunday after reports of a homeless man lying in a park with apparent injuries, the Austin American-Statesman reported.

Anko police Chief Mike McCausland said Monday that a man with a history of mental illness had been found dead in a ditch.

The man had been living at the shelter with a companion and was believed to have been a homeless person, the newspaper reported.

The identity of the homeless man is still unknown.

A man was killed in a homeless shelter by an animal control officer, Austin police chief says.

Austin Police Chief Mike McDaniel says he found the body of a man who had been in a vacant lot with a homeless companion Sunday.

Anki said in a statement Monday that the department was conducting an internal investigation into the matter.

“We are saddened by the news of the tragic death of a member of our community, Anko Police Department, and we are deeply concerned for the welfare of the individual,” the statement said.

Ankao is located in northeast Texas.