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Kelvin Colon

Man arrested after video allegedly shows him violently flinging cat in Orange County

Authorities in Orange County have arrested a 19-year-old man who they said was captured on video violently throwing a cat into the air. Kelvin Colon, 19, was arrested Tuesday on one count of felony cruelty to animals, officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies said Colon was filmed flinging a cat into the air by its tail and the video was posted on social media. The case was investigated by the Sheriff’s Office and the Orlando Police Department, deputies said. In a Tweet posted by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, officials said “cruelty to animals will not be tolerated.”

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. —

Authorities in Orange County have arrested a 19-year-old man who they said was captured on video violently throwing a cat into the air.

Kelvin Colon, 19, was arrested Tuesday on one count of felony cruelty to animals, officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office said.

Deputies said Colon was filmed flinging a cat into the air by its tail and the video was posted on social media.

The case was investigated by the Sheriff’s Office and the Orlando Police Department, deputies said.

WESH-TV

In a Tweet posted by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office, officials said “cruelty to animals will not be tolerated.”

ARRESTED: Kelvin Colon, 19, on one count of felony Cruelty to Animals. He was filmed flinging a cat into the air by its tail & video was posted on social media. OPD and OCSO investigated, and he was arrested on a warrant this morning.

Cruelty to animals will not be tolerated! pic.twitter.com/g4c2wmsj2w

— Orange County Sheriff’s Office (@OrangeCoSheriff) January 7, 2020

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