A black kitten fell down a storm drain in Terryville, New York. Fortunately someone spotted the helpless animal and called 911. When police arrived, Officer Michael Viruet of the Suffolk County Police Department climbed into the drain and brought the kitten to safety.

The story has an even happier ending, a local resident heard about this kitten’s plight and decided to adopt it. So the next time you walk by a storm drain, make sure no cats have fallen in. If you’re looking to adopt a cat, it’s okay to adopt one at any time whether it falls into a storm drain or not.

To learn more about the kitten rescued from a storm drain, click here.