WOOSTER, OH (WOIO) - Forty-eight cats and two turtles were rescued from a home in Wooster on Monday. Officials removed the animals from a home on the 300 block of Lucca Street.
The animals are being cared for by the Wayne County Humane Society. Officials said there were no litter boxes in the house and the ammonia levels inside the home exceeded those seen in meth labs.
Investigators said the homeowner was a woman in her 40s, she is now in a mental health facility. Charges are pending against her.