Brooklyn, NY police broke up the largest cock fighting in the state. 70 people were in custody because they were watching the fight. Nine people were arrested on felony charges as the organizers. They will get jail time if convicted.
The police also rescued three thousand rooters held in a Brooklyn pet store and in a farm.
According to New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman it was the largest cockfighting takedown in New York state and among the largest in U.S. history.