Authorities say they’ve arrested three men on suspicion of animal cruelty after breaking up an alleged cockfighting operation in the city of Rialto.
Authorities say they’ve arrested two men and recovered 27 roosters while executing a search warrant at a home in unincorporated Lancaster.
Deputies checking reports of gunshots discovered 131 live fighting roosters and 15 dead ones at an apparent cockfighting arena at a house north of Lake Elsinore, a sheriff’s department spokesman said Monday.
Authorities say three suspects were arrested during a raid on a backyard cockfight in Los Angeles County that sent about 40 men scattering in all directions.
Police say they’ve broken up a cockfighting ring operation that was being held in the backyard of a Pacoima home.