Cockfighting Ring Broken In Vance County
Posted July 1, 2001 6:57 a.m. EDT
VANCE COUNTY — Vance County authorities say they have put the lock on a cockfighting ring.
Deputies say a neighbor complained to them about the operation. When officers went to investigate, they found several chickens at the house.
Seven men are facing charges of instigating and promoting animal cruelty. Officers say the investigation is continuing.