LOS ANGELES (CBS) — A North Hills man faces animal neglect charges after the discovery of more than 100 cats in and around a motor home.
James Howard, 58, was charged with 46 counts of animal neglect and one count of operating a shelter without a permit, according to the Los Angeles City Attorney’s Office.READ MORE: Lakers Overcome Morant's 40-points, Beat Grizzlies 121-118 For First Win Of Season
Members of the Los Angeles Animal Control Task Force discovered 103 cats on the property, including more than 80 inside the motor home where Howard lived, when they served a search warrant on a public tip.READ MORE: At Least 1 Person Killed In Crash Off The 57 Freeway
Seven dead animals were also found in the freezer, officials said.
The cats were taken to a local shelter for examination and treatment by a veterinarian, according to the City Attorney’s Office.MORE NEWS: Vehicle Crashes Into Restaurant Killing One, Injuring Five
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