Cruel cat kicker arrested after horrifying video goes viral

Posted at 4:54 PM, May 06, 2014
and last updated 2014-05-06 17:03:01-04

A cringeworthy video set the Internet on fire this week and sent folks on a hunt for the cruel individual who was seen abusing a helpless kitten.

A young man can be seen in the video luring a cat in his direction and then punting him across the sidewalk.

According to the New York Post, this happened in Bedford-Stuyvesant . The man seen in the video has been arrested and charges are pending.