Woman found lying on road with dog that has been dead for several days


Nicole Leree Stratton 
By: Mahesh Sarin

Police in Oklahoma, were called after a woman was seen walking with a dead dog.

Oklahoma City police arrested the woman after witnesses saw a woman lying in the middle of the road with a dead dog.

Officers who arrived at the scene at 8:15 a.m. on SW 59 and Western, saw 30-year-old Nicole Leree Stratton walking in the street and carrying a dead dog.

Police said that Stratton was carrying a little chihuahua that had been dead several days.

Stratton had the dog's blood on her body. Officials said that Stratton gave them several different stories about where the dog came from.

She allegedly told police that she had been smoking methamphetamine during the past six days.

However, she later changed her story and said that she “does not like methamphetamine and would use crack.”

Stratton was taken into custody on charges of public drunkenness.