Oasis, CA– Riverside County Sheriff Deputies received a report of a cock fight event occurring on Ave. 86, east of Hwy 86 Expressway, in Oasis. Deputies arrived at the location and immediately observed over 100 subjects fleeing the area on foot and inside vehicles. Three suspects were immediately apprehended. Additional deputies responded, with the assistance of the U.S. Border Patrol and CHP airplane, and searched the area but were unable to locate additional suspects within the perimeter.
Deputies and I.D. technicians processed the scene and vehicles for evidence. During the investigation, deputies located over 60 roosters inside cages, inside cardboard boxes, or laying in the dirt. Riverside County Animal Control Officers were summoned to assist with the incident and attend to all of the roosters.
|Joseph Furtado||Jonathan Zamudio||Eusebio Silva|
Joseph Furtado, age 34 of Blythe, Jonathan Zamudio, age 18 of Mecca, and Eusebio Silva, age 27 of North Shore, were all arrested and booked into the Riverside County jail in Indio for cruelty to animals.
If anyone has any information about this Cock Fighting, or would like to report any additional information about cock fighting or knowledge of locations where cock fights occur, they are encouraged to call 911 or the Thermal Sheriff Station at (760) 863-8990. The Riverside County Sheriff Department would like to remind everyone to report any suspicious activity.
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