Crystal, Minn. public works crew finds 5 kittens in sealed box

A public works crew conducting routine maintenance in Becker Park in Crystal, Minn. came across a fully-sealed cardboard box on Thursday. Inside the box: 5 kittens.

Public works got in touch with an animal control officer, who brought the kittens to rescue shelter. The city of Crystal has no involvement in the potential adoption of the kittens, but would like anyone with information to contact police at 763-531-1014 or on Facebook. Police said this is at the very least a misdemeanor-level offense.

Facebook post from Crystal Police Dept.