$10,000 Bail For Cock Fighting Promoter

One man is behind bars after allegedly hosting a cockfight in Zillah over the weekend.

Sheriff's deputies say Andres Ramirez is facing animal fighting charges after more than one thousand people were found attending the fight on the 300 block of East Centiennial Drive.

Deputies seized eight firearms, cash and "numerous tools used to outfit the chickens for battle,"

Ramirez is being held on a ten thousand dollar bail, he will be arraigned in two weeks.