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Major Dog Fighting Ring Busted in Axis, Alabama: Over 20 Arrested

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AXIS, Ala (WDNews) – In a significant crackdown, Mobile County Sheriff’s Office deputies conducted a search warrant at 13020 Williams Avenue in Axis, Alabama, around 8 p.m. on Saturday. The operation led to the apprehension of nearly two dozen individuals and the confiscation of 14 dogs, exposing a shocking underground dog fighting network.

A total of 23 suspects were arrested in connection with the illicit activities, while authorities impounded 14 dogs allegedly involved in fighting. Additionally, the enforcement team seized marijuana, synthetic spice, and several firearms from the premises.

The investigation remains ongoing as law enforcement continues to gather evidence and pursue leads related to this disturbing criminal operation.