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Cat-astrophe Averted: Wilkes-Barre Township Police Save Trapped Kitten

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Officers came to the rescue of some trapped kitten on Thursday night.

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. -- Officers came to the rescue of some trapped kitten on Thursday night.

Wilkes-Barre Township police posted a photo to their Facebook page showing a patrolman who pulled a kitten from a drain on Highland Park Boulevard.

Police say a driver heard the kitten crying and flagged down the officer who was on patrol.

The kitten is safe and now has a new home with that driver in Luzerne County.