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Vast dogfighting ring in Baltimore, Baltimore County broken up
Vast dogfighting ring in Baltimore, Baltimore County broken up

The men brought them home as puppies, wrapped heavy chains and harnesses around the dogs' necks and made them pull weights to build up muscles. They beat the dogs with rusty pipes, cut their ears back and made them lunge at other dogs until only one stood. Owners shot, electrocuted, hanged or drowned the animals if they didn't win. These are allegations Baltimore prosecutors laid out Monday at a news conference announcing the indictments of 22 men investigators say took part in a vast dogfighting ring that operated in basements and backyards across the Baltimore area. "It's a cruel world," Baltimore police Lt. Col. Sean Miller said. "The connectivity to...

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