Second-Largest Dog Fighting Case Leads to Arrests and Federal Charges

Over 350 Dogs Removed, $500,000 in Cash Seized in Massive Dog Fighting Bust A multiagency investigation into a massive multi-state dog fighting ring has led to 10 federal indictments for violating the dog fighting statute, as well as the gambling statute. Twelve people across Alabama, Georgia, Texas, and Mississippi were investigated, landing ten of them with 30 federal indictments. The indictments allege that between 2009 and 2013, individuals conspired to promote and sponsor dog fighting across much of the Southeast, as well as possess, … [Read more...]