Police arrest man with 116 cats in his garage

Shara Dae Howard
May 09, 2018 - 11:14 pm
Mark Anthony Morrow

Hatboro Police Department


NORTH WALES, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Hatboro police arrested Mark Anthony Morrow of North Wales in connection with a neglect and cruelty to animals case.

Police said they received reports of foul odors coming from Morrow's Byberry Avenue home. When they followed up, they found 116 cats in his garage.

He faces two counts of aggravated cruelty to animals, and 116 counts of neglect to animals and cruelty to animals.

All of the cats were taken by the Montgomery County SPCA, where they are being evaluated and treated by veterinary professionals.

Police noted two cats had to be euthanized due to their poor conditions.