WATCH: Disturbing video shows man enticing cat to his side before launching it with kick
Warning - this video shows animal cruelty
Shocking footage has emerged of a man coaxing a cat to his side, before launching the animal with a thumping kick.
Filmed in Kent in the UK, it shows the perpetrator and his accomplice gently stroking the animal, before acting out in cruelty.
The video, which was released on the 'Kent_999' Facebook and Twitter pages, has since gone viral on social media.
UTV investigative reporter, Mark Williams Thomas shared the video with the caption: 'Please [share] to help find this vile young man filmed by an accomplice coaxing then kicking a cat."
Another online viewer said: "Disgusting! What vile human beings! I am sure it will show up on some personal social media account."