INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A person is on the lookout 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 bought your complete theft on surveillance video. He lives on East Caven Road close to South East Road and says on July 9, he stepped out of his dwelling to get one thing from his camper parked in his driveway.
“I didn’t notice [the kitten] was exterior. He’s on the market on the lookout for me within the yard and two guys come by and decide 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 converse to one another, go searching, decide up the animal and stroll off.
“I used to be heartbroken. Can’t consider someone would try this,” mentioned Hamilton. “The cat preferred 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 previous. Hamilton hadn’t selected his identify but. He thinks the 2 individuals stole the kitten as a result of they preferred him, too.
He despatched the video to IMPD to research however hasn’t heard again in a number of days. He’s additionally filed stories for a stolen catalytic converter and even a big plastic trash bin from his property.
“It was stuffed with trash,” remembers Hamilton, displaying Information 8 the surveillance video from the theft. A person is seen attempting 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, though he’s lived at this dwelling for almost 30 years.
“I don’t know. I simply can’t consider they took the cat,” he mentioned.