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21 cats rescued from apartment after being abandoned for 2 weeks, constable deputies say

Precinct 1 animal cruelty investigators rescued 21 cats from a single apartment on February 21, constable deputies said in a Facebook post.
Precinct 1 animal cruelty investigators rescued 21 cats from a single apartment on February 21, constable deputies said in a Facebook post. (Office of Constable Alan Rosen, Harris County Constable Precinct 1)

HOUSTON – Precinct 1 animal cruelty investigators rescued 21 cats from a single apartment on Thursday, constable deputies said in a Facebook post.

Authorities said the cats had been abandoned without food or water for at least two weeks in the apartment located in the 6000 block of Winsome Lane. Constable deputies said they will be seeking additional charges.

Precinct One animal cruelty investigators today rescued 21 cats from a single apartment. 6000 blk. Winsome Ln. They’d...

Posted by Office of Constable Alan Rosen, Harris County Constable Precinct 1 on Thursday, February 20, 2020

Constable deputies said the cats are now in Houston SPCA’s care.

Anyone who sees any signs of animal cruelty is urged to contact Precinct 1’s hotline at (832) 927-1659.


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