Wednesday, May 23, 2012
WEST PALM BEACH FL - 2 PIT BULLS GO ON RAMPAGE ATTACKING A WOMAN GOING TO THE BUS STOP, A NEIGHBOR WHO TRIED TO HELP HER, AND 2 CATS KILLING ONE OF THE CATS
Wednesday - May 23, 2012 - A woman was attacked by dogs on her way to the bus stop and a neighbor was also injured that came to help her in a suburban West Palm Beach neighborhood. Both were treated for bites to their arms at JFK Medical Center in Atlantis. Authorities were alerted by callers to 911 about 6 am that 2 PIT BULLS were attacking a woman and a neighbor was bitten also. When deputies arrived, the dogs ran off. One of the deputies followed the dogs and witnessed the pair attack 2 cats, killing one of them.When a deputy got out of his patrol car and approached the dogs, they came after him in an aggressive manner and he shot one of the dogs, wounding it. The dogs fled to their home and officers from Palm Beach county Animal Care and Control took custody of one dog and was arranging medical help for the other.