Cockfight busted; 9 arrested

Nineteen roosters were recovered Sunday when Johnson County Sheriff’s Office deputies, along with Texas Department of Public Safety troopers and the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, broke up a cockfighting operation west of Grandview and south of Keene. The sheriff’s office learned of the operation Friday and participated with a DPS trooper to investigate the case Saturday. With the help of DPS and TPWD officials, deputies were gathering intel Sunday.

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