UPDATE: Multi-State Dog Fighting Ring Raided


The FBI has busted a reported dog fighting ring.

This morning FBI, State and local authorities raided a home along the Coffee-Covington County Line.

They also served search warrants at several homes in the area. Investigators took nearly two dozen dogs from the home and brought them to an animal control hospital for evaluation.

Federal authorities arrested several people from the Wiregrass. A press conference will be held on in Montgomery on Monday, Aug. 26 at 10:30 a.m.

Authorities are conducting a series of raids in Coffee County this morning involving a multi-state dog fighting operation.

The raid involves federal, state and local authorities.

The homes are located near the Coffee-Covington county line.

Sources say the ring operated in 5 Southeastern states.

WTVY has a reporter on the scene.

More information will be released as it becomes available.

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