Rescue groups find cat kicked in video after arrest of Andre Robinson for animal cruelty

The cat was taken to the ASPCA in Manhattan for emergency veterinary care. (5/7/14)

BROOKLYN - Animal rescue workers have tracked down the cat that was seen being kicked in a video that went viral online. 

Sean Casey Animal Rescue posted a photo of the rescue on Facebook. It says other groups helped find the cat, which was then taken to the ASPCA in Manhattan for emergency veterinary care. 

Police arrested 21-year-old Andre Robinson and charged him with aggravated cruelty to animals. 

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Investigators say the video, which was filmed in Bed-Stuy, shows Robinson luring the cat before kicking it several feet in the air. 

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