An elderly woman was found lying in urine within her own home.
According to the Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office, a Plaquemine woman was located “in a home with 16 animals, 14 cats and two dogs.”
The woman’s home was located in the 58000 Block of Delacroix St.
Authorities say a neighbor told them that the woman had not been seen in months.
Police say that after entering the house, deputies observed that it was in deplorable conditions and was completely destroyed.
Deputies found the elderly victim lying in a bed.
The Iberville Parish Sheriff’s Office is working with the Plaquemine Police Department on this investigation.