Dozens Plead Guilty To Hoke Cockfighting Charges
Posted October 6, 2004 6:11 a.m. EDT
RAEFORD, N.C. — Forty-nine people pleaded guilty Wednesday to charges related to cockfighting.
The case dates back to June when investigators raided a home in Hoke County.
Authorities say more than 100 people, including children, were watching roosters fight to the death.
Deputies charged 75 people in all.