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80 is final arrest total – most
from North Carolina – in Patrick
County cockfighting raid

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Posted By: Ribicon, 6/8/2019 12:37:16 PM

The Patrick County Sheriff’s Office released Tuesday the names of 80 people who have been arrested as a result of an 18-month investigation into illegal cockfighting in Claudville. Patrick County Sheriff Dan Smith said in an email Sunday that more than 50 officers from multiple law enforcement agencies executed a search warrant at 435 Long Branch Road at 1245 p.m. on Saturday. Smith said the site was the venue, and had been on multiple past occasions, for illegal cockfighting.(Snip) Cash, methamphetamine, firearms, multiple-edged weapons and assorted property, including vehicles, were seized from the property.


Only a bigot would object to Mexican drug gangs blowing off a little steam in the New Dominion.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander 6/8/2019 12:47:04 PM (No. 93613)
You’ll be surprised how cockfighting is accepted in Mexico, like boxing. While visiting there last year, I was invited to see one. It was definitely a cultural experience which I will not have again. It’s a different morality for sure.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Corndoggies 6/8/2019 1:14:53 PM (No. 93644)
This article doesn’t mention this, but I read yesterday where all the birds confiscated were euthanized. Seems counterproductive but what do I know?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ladydawgfan 6/8/2019 1:16:20 PM (No. 93645)
And how many of those arrested are illegal alien invaders?? Celebrate diversity, lefties???
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Reply 4 - Posted by: hershey 6/8/2019 1:30:03 PM (No. 93666)
Hope they are spending as much investigation on the Muzzie enclave.....
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Highlander 6/8/2019 1:31:58 PM (No. 93668)
Reply 2: those birds are completely worthless as barnyard fowl for obvious reasons and no good as food because they are juiced to the wattles with steroids. Losers in cockfights are thrown into the trash; not a dignified end for a fighter. Euthanasia is the right thing to do with confiscated birds.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: red1066 6/8/2019 1:38:03 PM (No. 93677)
This doesn't sound like the sort of sport Americans engage in. We eat chickens, we don't watch them fight.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Northcross 6/8/2019 1:40:24 PM (No. 93680)
Just another of the many joys of multiculturalism.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Historybuff 6/8/2019 2:35:52 PM (No. 93711)
Fighting!? I'm impressed. I can barely get mine to stand.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bighambone 6/8/2019 3:38:34 PM (No. 93749)
Chances are well over 50% of the men arrested are illegal aliens from Mexico. Cock fighting is big in rural areas of Mexico.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: JHHolliday 6/8/2019 4:03:18 PM (No. 93767)
It's realistically the national sport of the Philippines. I never saw the appeal but I don't know if it's much worse than hanging by your feet from a conveyor belt trundling you toward the beheading slicer at the processing plant.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: DVC 6/8/2019 4:59:21 PM (No. 93811)
Mexicans love this nasty mess. Normal Americans think it is really stupid.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: franq 6/8/2019 5:28:55 PM (No. 93832)
Save the dolphin, eat the tuna. Oh well...
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Reply 13 - Posted by: judy 6/9/2019 7:16:24 AM (No. 94157)
80 arrested, 40 got away. Mexican drug cartel based, Meth, money, weapons confiscated, people came from many states. It makes me ill that people enjoy watching abuse & death.
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