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      Fulton County Sheriff's Office break up cockfighting ring

      52 people were arrested and issued animal fighting and spectator citations.


      The Fulton County Sheriff's Office arrested more than 50 people in a cockfighting ring Sunday.



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      eputies went to a house at 9786 County Road N near Delta after receiving reports of suspected cockfighting taking place at the property.


      52 people were arrested and issued animal fighting and spectator citations.


      Authorities took 72 live rosters to a undisclosed location. Officials said no rosters died. One was injured, but is expected to be okay.



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      ccording to the sheriff's office

      , since
      the crime is considered a misdemeanor of the fourth degree, all 52 people arrested are currently free, but are summoned to appear in court.

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