Me-Wow! New Jersey Police Catch Cat-Eyed Cat Burglar

01/15/2014 at 11:00 AM EST

Cat Burglar in New Jersey has Cat Eyes
Chris Connolly
Courtesy New Milford Police Dept.
Based on his mugshot, Chris Connolly may be the world's most dedicated cat burglar.

The police who booked the 35-year-old man for a burglary arrest found a set of different-colored eyes staring them down, framed by cat-eye makeup.

Connolly was picked up Friday in New Milford, N.J., for breaking into a family's home and stealing jewelry, credit cards and other valuables, the Cliffview Pilot reported. While the accused may have the look of a feline, he evidently doesn't have the animal's stealth.

Authorities arrested Connolly the same night of the burglary, after the cat-eyed criminal allegedly used one of the stolen debit cards at a local 7-Eleven. Sometimes, those Fancy Feast cravings can't wait.

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