Illegal Electrical Device, Syringes Found In Pennsylvania Derby Day Searches At Parx Racing – Horse Racing News

by J.N. Campbell|09.27.202209.27.2022|12:48am12:49am Investigators for the Racing Integrity Team assembled at Parx Racing on Pennsylvania Derby Day The following press release written  by J.N. Campbell was distributed by the Organization of Racing Investigators Investigators from multiple jurisdictions assembled the week of Sept. 19 in what amounted to a barnstorming tourContinue Reading

Indiana Grand’s Leading Quarter Horse Jockey Faces 20-Year Ban For Alleged Use Of Electrical Device – Horse Racing News

Sammy Mendez, the leading Quarter Horse jockey at Indiana Grand in 2020 and ’21, is facing a 20-year suspension and $10,000 fine after admitting he both possessed and used a prohibited electrical device during training and racing at the Shelbyville, Ind., track. The penalty was recommended by Indiana Horse RacingContinue Reading