Police seized nearly 70 cats Wednesday from the home of a hoarder in Severna Park.
Anne Arundel County Animal Control, The Humane Society of the United States and Anne Arundel County Police rescued 67 cats from Cool Cats Rescue Center, at 546 Benfield Road.
Officials also discovered two deceased cats on the property.
According to police Animal Control had gotten numerous complaints about the facility, citing "deplorable conditions." Callers were worried about the health of the cats there. The cats seized on Wednesday were in various health conditions, officials said.
The cats have all been taken to the Animal Control Facility in Millersville. After behavior and health assessments, they could be put up for adoption.