At the least, Torres seems to be facing a possible 31 felony counts of cruelty to animals, based on the number of roosters found.
The police report on this one is still being prepared, but Samudio revealed some details of three of the employees nabbed by cops:
* Juan Martinez, 39, who had previously served three years in prison for returning to the United States after being officially deported. His latest re-entry into the country could net him up to four more years in prison.
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* Jose Nova, 40, booked on an outstanding misdemeanor warrant with an immigration hold, meaning he's likely been voluntarily removed to Mexico.
* Wuilver Bibiano-Rios, 27, was released to the feds for voluntary removal.
The last two raise an eyebrow -- if these people were possibly involved in the robberies and kidnappings, why are they being given a bus ride home, where they are free to re-cross the international border? Is the evidence against them -- and Torres -- lacking?
With a potentially long list of victims, this case is worth watching.