Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 11:07 am (Updated: December 11, 3:40 pm)
ZONETON - A man accused of torturing and killing eight cats in Bullitt and Jefferson counties has entered a guilty plea.
Alex Daniel Phelps, 26, of Shepherdsville, entered the guilty plea on Tuesday morning just minutes before his jury trial was set to begin in Bullitt Circuit Court.
Final sentencing, which is expected to include emotional testimony from owners of several of the victims, is set for Jan. 11 at 10:30 a.m.
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