‘Ball of fury’: Family says cat was holding them hostage at home

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CHULA VISTA, California --Police were surprised at what they found when they responded to a possible hostage situation.

According to KGTV, a mother and daughter called 911 saying they were trapped in their bedroom because their cat, Cuppy, wouldn't let them out.

KGTV reports that the family said when they tried to leave the room, Cuppy would become furious.

Neighbors say Cuppy is a "ball of fury."

Officers were able to coax the cat out of the house.

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