Dogs rescued after dog fighting investigation

Ten dogs have been rescued from five properties in Calhoun County as part of a four month long investigation into dog fighting.

The searches happened at the four properties this morning.

A man was arrested, at one of the properties, on a drug charge.

All of the dogs were taken to the Calhoun county animal shelter to be evaluated by a veterinarian.

The dogs are primarily pit bulls, around twelve weeks - to nine years old.

The sheriff's office says it expects to make more arrests in the investigation.