Subject: Is this a type of ladybug?
Geographic location of the bug: Northeast us
Time: 08:45 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: Hi we have seen a number of these of late, dont know what they are.
How you want your letter signed: Michael J. Winkler
This is a Varied Carpet Beetle, a common household pest. The larvae do the damage indoors, feeding on organic materials including wool carpets, pet hair and many other things found in the home. Adults feed on pollen and they are most often noticed indoors near windows as they try to get outside.