A Kingsville man has been arrested for activity connected to cockfighting.

A Jim Wells County deputy spotted 41-year-old Sergio Bustamante Jr. leaving an establishment that law enforcement believes to be connected to cockfighting. When Bustamante's vehicle was pulled over, the deputy found a fighting rooster in a wooden container along with items used in cockfighting like mounting spurs and knifes.

Bustamante was charged with being in possession of cockfighting equipment.

Stay connected with 3News for the latest news, sports, and weather. Download the KIII-TV 3News app now.

Have an idea for a story? Send news tips to news@kiiitv.com, and visit us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!