Suspected Cockfighting Ring Raided
Authorities Raid a Suspected Cockfighting Ring; Six Arrested
Authorities raid a suspected cockfighting ring in Andalusia. Six people were arrested and nine birds were seized.
All of the suspects were charged with aggravated animal cruelty. Investigators found cockfighting paraphernalia on the property, including razor-sharp gaffs and injectable drugs.
The Humane Society helped law enforcement by examining and documenting the birds on the scene.
The raid was the result of a joint investigation with law enforcement and The Humane Society of the United States, along with local and regional agencies.