NEWEST ARTICLE: Police say the 2-day-old infant boy, HOWARD NICHOLSON, was fatally bitten by an 80 pound Husky inside a western Pennsylvania home when his mother left him alone while she was in the bathroom. Allegheny County Police superintendent Charles Moffett says the baby's mother took in animals she felt had been mistreated.
UPDATE: The Allegheny County Coroner said a 3-day-old infant boy was killed after a husky attacked him at a McKeesport home on Scott Street. He was flown to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh where he later died.
Thursday - Feb 16, 2012 - An investigation is under way after an infant was attacked by a dog on Thursday morning. McKeesport and Allegheny County Police report that a 3-day-old baby was lying on the floor when a Husky grabbed the child by the head. Police report that there were 3 other dogs in the house at the time of the attack including a Pit Bull. Animal Control took both of them out of the house.
The infant was flown to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh.