Man caught on video kicking cat has been arrested, charged

NEW YORK — A man caught on video kicking a cat in Brooklyn has been arrested and charged, according to police.

Video of the attack was posted on Facebook on May 3. The video went viral and has been shared thousands of times.

In the video, Andre Robinson, 21, can be seen kicking the cat and laughing after the incident.

Warning: The video is disturbing. Viewer discretion advised

The cat flew an estimated 10 feet in the air at a distance of 20 feet. A veterinarian confirmed the cat was seriously injured during the incident.

Robinson, who has eight previous arrests, was charged with aggravated animal cruelty.

Read more: PIX11

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