Australian man pleads guilty to storming animal shelter to get his cat

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This commando went cuckoo for his kitty.

A former Australian soldier admitted he infiltrated an animal shelter in full combat gear, then threatened a woman with a fake assault rifle to try to find his cat, reports said.

Tony Wittman, 45, pleaded guilty on Monday to charges including false imprisonment for breaking into the Lost Dogs’ Home outside of Melbourne on Jan. 11, The Sydney Morning Herald reported.

Under the cover of dark and in camouflage, he forced a 23-year old worker to her knees and tied her hands behind her back.

“If you do as I say and listen to me, I won’t shoot you,” he allegedly told the woman.

He made the terrified worker count to 100 as he left the shelter w... (Read more)