Jury Selection For Man Accused Of Smoking Cat In Bong

Jury selection begins for the trial of a Lincoln man accused of smoking marijuana from a makeshift bong with a cat inside.

20 year old Acea Schomaker faces charges of first degree animal cruelty and drug possession.

Schomaker told authorities he did not intend to hurt the cat, he was just trying to calm it down.

The cat is said to be doing fine.