Willow Springs Man Accused In Nationwide Dog Fight RingA Willow Springs man is accused of being part of a multi-state dog fighting ring and the U.S. Justice Department says 66 dogs have been rescued.
Englewood Man Charged With Dog FightingCook County sheriff’s officers and Chicago Police executed a search warrant Friday at Larue Jackson’s home in the 6300 block of South Throop Street, where investigators had received tips about dog fights happening, according to sheriff’s office spokeswoman Sophia Ansari.
Cook County Sheriff Breaks Up Dog Fighting Ring On South SideSheriff Tom Dart says they received a tip that there was dog fighting going on in the basement of a two flat at 63rd and Throop.
Maywood Man Charged With Dog FightingPaul Wade, of the 1900 block of South 2nd Avenue, was charged with two felony counts of dog fighting, six misdemeanor counts of violating animal owner duties, and six misdemeanor counts of animal cruelty.
Police Bust Alleged Dog Fighting Ring In MaywoodAnimal control officers descend on a home in Maywood and police removed what they say was a well-organized dog fighting ring.
East Side Man Charged With Abusing 10 Pit BullsBond was set at $75,000 for a 49-year-old man facing more than 20 felony charges after several “abused” pit bulls were found living in “deplorable” conditions at his home on the Far South Side last week.
South Side Woman Accused Of Starving Pit Bulls To Death A Far South Side woman accused of running a dog-fighting ring in her home starved two puppy pit bulls to death before hiding them in a garbage, the Chicago Sun-Times is reporting.
Eight Charged In Dog Fighting Ring On South SideThe Chicago Department of Animal Care and Control took the four pit bulls into custody.
Police Bust Dolton Dog Fight, 8 ArrestedA call to police from a concerned resident in Dolton led police to a dog fighting ring, and a man wanted for attempted murder.
Mendoza: Report Your Neighbor If A Dog Is Being Trained For FightingCity Clerk Susana Mendoza says you should speak up if you think a neighbor’s dog is being beaten into fighting shape.
South Holland Man Convicted Of Running Major Dog-Fighting Operation A South Holland man was convicted Wednesday on dozens of charges for running a sophisticated dog-fighting ring out of his home.
SWAT Team Sent Out For Dog Fighting On Sheffield AvenueTwo men were arrested on warrants for dog fighting in the Lincoln Park neighborhood Wednesday.