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Teens arrested in clubbing deaths of 920 Foster Farms chickens
Teens arrested in clubbing deaths of 920 Foster Farms chickens

Four teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of bludgeoning 920 chickens to death with a golf club at a Foster Farms facility in Fresno County, authorities said Thursday. Fresno County sheriff's detectives monitored social media for clues about the attack and received several tips that eventually led them to the suspects, who were identified as 18-year-old Riverdale resident Gabriel Quintero, a 17-year-old boy from Lemoore and 15- and 17-year-old boys from Caruthers. They were arrested Wednesday on suspicion of animal cruelty and burglary. Authorities said they recovered evidence from the teenagers' homes linking them to the scene. Investigators say the teens pulled back...

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