Cat Busted Trying to Smuggle Jail Break Items

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A feline was busted trying to smuggle jail break items to an inmate, according to the The Sun.

Guards at the Judge Luiz de Oliveira Souza prison in Brazil spotted the cat attempting to enter the prison on January 1. When staff noticed the cat had a number of items strapped to his chest, the cat was captured. Among other items, the cat was carrying a cell phone, cell phone charger, a memory card, batteries, drill bits and headphones.

Authorities believe the cat was trained by an inmate to assist in a jail break, but are unable to find any clues as to which inmate is responsible.

The cat is currently in the care of an animal shelter.

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