8 charged in alleged dogfighting case

December 8, 2012 8:24:55 PM PST
Eight men have been charged in an alleged dogfighting case.

It happened Wednesday in south suburban Dolton. According to the Cook County Sheriff's department, police were tipped off to a dogfight in progress.

They say seven dogs were found, some with severe injuries.

The dogs were taken to the south suburban Humane Society in Chicago Heights.

The suspects are all charged with attending or patronizing a dogfight.