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23 Arrested In Dog Fighting Ring, 9 Dogs Rescued

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By Kent Erdahl for

Indianapolis, Ind. — Indianapolis police say they’ve busted the biggest dog fighting operation they’ve ever seen. Nearly two dozen people were arrested and nine dogs rescued in the 3000 block of West 60th Street just after 10:30 on Friday night.

The bust comes after an extensive investigation by both local police and federal officials with the Department of Agriculture. Undercover agents infiltrated the dog fighting arena built inside the garage of the home. Once the fighting began, they signaled SWAT officers.

What they found inside was an underground world of dog abuse and betting that few people could imagine happening here.

“Surprised, honestly,” said Thomas Arvin, who lives across the street from the house. “I did not see it coming.”

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