Sneaky cat frees feline friends

HOUSTON, TX (CNN) - A rescue cat named Quilty has become the newest darling of the internet.

It's all thanks to some mutinous attempts to free himself and other cats at friends for life animal shelter in Houston, Texas.

When rescue workers reviewed security footage to find out how the cats kept getting out, video showed "Quilty" was the culprit.

He would jump up and pull the handle down on the door.

When the shelter workers saw what Quilty was doing each night, they put him in "Solitary confinement" in the building's lobby.

Images show an angry-looking "Quilty" serving time for his crimes have caught fire online.

Now people are clamoring to adopt the cat.

But if you're interested, it's too late, "Quilty" has already been matched with a potential adoptive family.