Four Charged In Suspected Cockfighting Ring

Animal control in Wayne County busted a suspected cockfighting ring, arresting several people and impounding 54 fighting roosters.

County officials say the implements of cockfighting such as metal spurs, and gloves were confiscated during the raid. Animal control and the sheriff's office say they discovered the animal fighting ring behind a home in Seven Springs over the weekend.

Authorities charged 43 year-old Fidel Gonzales, 30 year-old German Lopez, 47 year-old Javier Herrera, and 48 year-old Atanasio Mujica.

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