82 live cats, 5 dead animals seized at Falls Church home

Each box has a cat in it after police removed them from a home in Falls Church, Virginia. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)
Each box has a cat in it after police removed them from a home in Falls Church, Virginia. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)

An investigation in hoarding continues after about  80 cats were found in a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)
An investigation in hoarding continues after about 80 cats were found in a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)

Here is one of the cats removed from a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)
Here is one of the cats removed from a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)

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Each box has a cat in it after police removed them from a home in Falls Church, Virginia. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)
An investigation in hoarding continues after about  80 cats were found in a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)
Here is one of the cats removed from a Falls Church, Virginia, home. (Courtesy Fairfax County Police Department)

FALLS CHURCH, Va. (AP) — Fairfax County Police say Animal Protection Police removed 82 cats from a 52-year-old man’s home on Westmoreland Road in Falls Church.

The department said in a news release that the cats, plus five dead cats, were removed from the home in the 7200 block on Saturday. Officials say Animal Protection received a tip from an investigator with the Department of Code Compliance.

Police say no charges have been filed, but the situation is under investigation.

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