Police Arrest San Jose Cat Thief Caught on Camera, Find Dead Cat In His Car - NBC Bay Area

Police Arrest San Jose Cat Thief Caught on Camera, Find Dead Cat In His Car

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    Police Arrest San Jose Cat Thief Caught on Camera, Find Dead Cat In His Car
    Robert Farmer, 24.

    A man who was caught on video stealing an orange tabby cat named "Gogo" from a house in San Jose has been arrested and charged with animal cruelty.

    After receiving many tips from community members, San Jose Police said they arrested Robert Farmer, 24, while he was sleeping in his car.

    After conducting a search, police say they also found a deceased cat hidden in the vehicle.

    Police have not yet confirmed that the deceased cat is the same one Farmer was seen taking in the video, and they say they are still investigating whether Farmer is connected with other cat-related crimes.

    Surveillance Camera Films Man Stealing San Jose Family's Cat

    [BAY] Surveillance Camera Films Man Stealing San Jose Family's Cat
    A San Jose family was able to identify the man who stole their cat from surveillance camera footage, but they need help finding him.
    (Published Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015)

    Authorities are asking anyone with information about this crime to call 408-277-4161.
     

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