Video: Calif. cops rescue kitten trapped in pipe

El Cajon police officers, firefighters saved a scared animal


EL CAJON, Calif. — A kitten is grateful to be safe after spending most of Thanksgiving trapped in a pipe in California.

The persistent and piercing cries for help began at about 4 a.m. Thursday, when the terrified kitten managed to tumble several feet down an exposed plastic utility pipe. Initially, a crew from emergency animal rescue attempted to save it, but had to call El Cajon Police Department and Heartland Fire Department for help.

An officer with the El Cajon Police Department plans to adopt her.

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