Dogfighting Pit Bulls Seized

1 decade 7 months 10 hours ago Sunday, October 21 2007 Oct 21, 2007 Sunday, October 21, 2007 11:41:01 AM CDT October 21, 2007 in News
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Investigators say more than half of the pit bulls had new and old wounds consistent with dog fighting. Humane Society investigator Tim Rickey said the dogs had bite marks on their faces, necks, chests and legs. Thirteen pit bulls were found chained up in a wooded area on the property. Other dogs were chained up closer to the farmhouse. Investigators say dog training and fight paraphernalia were also found. Rickey said dog fighting took place in a barn beside the home. Three people have been taken into custody.

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