Video shows man leaving cat sealed in a bucket outside animal shelter in Chinatown 12/17/2018 4:55 am PST Comments WPIX via WPIX: NEW YORK CITY -- (WPIX) -- A horrible incident of animal abuse was caught on camera in Manhattan. Police are asking the public's help identifying a man seen on shocking surveillance video dumping a malnourished cat in a sealed bucket in Chinatown. Police say the incident occurred near Hester and Centre streets in Chinatown, right outside the Animal Haven shelter, on Thursday at about 7:30 p.m. Shelter workers captured the heartbreaking evidence on video. "This poor kitty is in bad shape and, needless to say, is terrified," the shelter said in an Instagram post. FULL STORY: Video shows man leaving cat sealed in a bucket outside animal shelter in Chinatown - WPIX #AnimalCruelty #NewYork #NewYorkCity #WPIX Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.