Firefighters rescue cop trying to rescue cat from tree and other bizarre police news
Published: May 15, 2013 10:32AM
Updated: May 15, 2013 10:32AM

A cat gets stuck in a tree, as does the police officer who tries to save it; a woman’s incessant singing causes the emergency landing of an American Airlines flight; and a man allegedly empties 57 bottles of whipped cream in this edition of the blotter. <freeform><script data-hide-title=”true” data-hide-byline=”true” data-hide-footnotes=”true” type=”text/javascript” src=”http://cdn.spundge.com/embed/stories/3508/”></script><noscript><h1>Firefighters rescue cop trying to rescue cat from tree and other bizarre police news</h1><h2>'It was kind of comical' says dude who actually saw this happen File photo of a cat in a tree. (Cadix/Wkimedia Commons)Firefighters in New York City ended up rescuing a police officer Monday after he climbed up a tree in Queens in an attempt to save a cat. The cat and cop were found about 30 feet up. The officer used flares and cones to set up a perimeter around the base of the tree before climbing up, but NBC ...</h2><a href=”http://cdn.spundge.com/stories/3508/embedded/” target=”_blank”>View <em>”Firefighters rescue cop trying to rescue cat from tree and other bizarre police news”</em> on Spundge</a></noscript></freeform>