He went to the kitten and called police to try to help them find the suspect. Christopher Robinson, 22, was later arrested and sentenced to 90 days in jail by Clark County Municipal Court Judge Eugene Nevius on Monday. He was charged with cruelty to a companion animal and resisting arrest.
Cantrell has since adopted the kitten, and it has become part of his family.
“My daughter, who is also very big into science — her name is Kaley — took the name Kaley’s Comet. Kind of Halley’s Comet play on words. (She) decided the kitten was hers and it was Kaley’s Comet.”