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A cat named Pepper that escaped its owner at JFK Airport on April 20 has been found
Port Authority police rescued the feline with help from its owner's friend
On Thursday, police set out traps in hopes of luring Pepper back to safety and reuniting the cat with its owner
A rogue cat that went missing in a terminal at John F. Kennedy International Airport has been safely located after more than a week at large.
Pepper the cat was briefly spotted earlier this week after escaping from its owner and darting off into Terminal 4 on April 20.
On Saturday, Port Authority police were able to rescue the elusive feline with help from its owner’s friend Nuan Lang, the Port Authority Police Benevolent Association said in a tweet.
Police had set out humane traps on Thursday in hopes of luring Pepper back to safety and reuniting the cat with its owner.