Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Bizarre Beat

June 16, 2010

NM Deputies raid cockfighting venue

Acting on a tip, they swarmed the venue and recovered 70 live birds

By Kevin Buey
Deming Headlight Staff

DEMING, NM — Acting on a tip, Luna County Sheriff's Deputies, Saturday afternoon, descended on an address on Keeler Farm Road, confiscating 70 roosters being used in a cockfighting operation.

"A couple of our guys did drive by," LCSO Investigator Olin Lynch said of responding to the tip received just before 1 p.m. "They found it (the tip) was correct.

Full story: NM Deputies raid cockfighting venue

PoliceOne Offers

P1 on Facebook

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Get the #1 Police eNewsletter

Police Newsletter Sign up for our FREE email roundup of the top news, tips columns, videos and more, sent 3 times weekly
See Sample