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Two more men arrested for dogfighting ring

(L-R): Williams, McCoy | Photo: Pontotoc County Sheriff's Department

Two more arrests have been made in connection to a dogfighting ring in Pontotoc County.

Posted: Apr 1, 2019 11:41 AM

PONTOTOC, Miss. (WTVA) - Two more arrests have been made in connection to a dogfighting ring in Pontotoc County.

The suspects are identified as:

- Danny McCoy, 38, of Horn Lake

- Cesaus Williams, 36, of Tupelo

Each man faces one count of dogfighting, according to the Pontotoc County Sheriff's Department. 

They were released from jail on $5,000 bonds.

Pontotoc County sheriff’s deputies busted the ring the night of March 16 in the Longview community.

RELATED: Tupelo man arrested for dogfighting ring 

The first suspect, Jamie Holmes, 30, of Tupelo, was arrested shortly after the bust.

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