INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A person is searching for the 2 individuals who he says boldly stole his kitten from his yard in broad daylight.
Jim Hamilton works for a safety firm and obtained the complete theft on surveillance video. He lives on East Caven Avenue close to South East Avenue and says on July 9, he stepped out of his house to get one thing from his camper parked in his driveway.
“I didn’t understand [the kitten] was exterior. He’s on the market searching for me within the yard and two guys come by and choose up the cat and go away,” Hamilton says, shaking his head. “Terrible.”
The video corroborates his story: Two young-looking males are seen bending over and taking part in with the black kitten. They communicate to one another, go searching, choose up the animal and stroll off.
“I used to be heartbroken. Can’t consider any individual would try this,” mentioned Hamilton. “The cat appreciated to climb on me and keep on my shoulder whereas I’m making espresso. I used to be connected to that cat.”
The kitten was black with white paws and three months outdated. Hamilton hadn’t selected his title but. He thinks the 2 individuals stole the kitten as a result of they appreciated him, too.
He despatched the video to IMPD to analyze however hasn’t heard again in a number of days. He’s additionally filed studies for a stolen catalytic converter and even a big plastic trash bin from his property.
“It was filled with trash,” remembers Hamilton, displaying Information 8 the surveillance video from the theft. A person is seen making an attempt to cowl his face with a face overlaying, but it surely slips down as he wheels the bin away whereas strolling his canine.
“He took it via the park. I discovered the wheels and trash by the railroad tracks and he continued on. It’s bizarre,” mentioned Hamilton.
The unusual, petty crime is sufficient to make Hamilton wish to go away, regardless that he’s lived at this house for practically 30 years.
“I don’t know. I simply can’t consider they took the cat,” he mentioned.