In dogfighting raid, pit bull helps cops by attacking fleeing suspect

In dogfighting raid, pit bull helps cops by attacking fleeing suspect

Call it an act of cosmic justice, or take it as an indication that dogs find the blood sport of dogfighting as hateful as dog lovers do. However, you slice it, one of eight suspects arrested by Florence County sheriff’s deputies on early Saturday was apprehended by one of the abused animals.

According to Opposing Views, one of the suspects was taken into custody after a pit bull involved in fighting “took him down.”

The other seven were taken into custody under more conventional circumstances after deputies discovered a dog fight in progress in a vacant lot. Police had initially gone to that location as part of a lengthy drug investigation, WFMB News reports.

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