UPDATE: VIDEO SHOWING THE WOMAN ATTACKED IN CUTLER BAY BY 2 PIT BULLS
Officials say 62-year-old Lucretia Escobar was rushed to the hospital after she was bitten by the AMERICAN BULLDOG of the family she was visiting. Around 3:45 pm Friday, fire rescue crews responded to the scene on the 4200 block of Northwest 183rd Terrace in Miami Gardens. Escobar was caring for an elderly friend, the owner's grandmother, Both women were in the back patio and Chucky, an American Bulldog lunged at Escobar. The family says they had never seen the dog attack anyone before....
PIT NUTTER EXCUSE: SHE WAS MY GRANDMOTHER'S FRIEND.SO I GUESS...THE DOG TOUCHED HER AND HE THOUGHT SHE WAS AGGRAVATING HIM, SO HE ATTACKED HER!
In the 2nd attack Police said two dogs, AN AMERICAN BULLDOG/MASTIFF MIX AND A BOXER MIX owned by a little girl's grandfather chased and attacked the 4-year-old after the rope holding them snapped. After rescue crews rushed the girl to Miami children's Hospital, Miami-Dade animal services officials took the dogs away as well as three others in the house.
A few hours after the 2nd incident, 2 PIT BULLS attacked a 56-year-old woman as she worked on a fence in Cutler Bay. She was rushed by JMH after a neighbor pulled the dogs off of her.
Officials confirmed Chucky the AMERICAN BULLDOG and the two PIT BULLS were euthanized. They said that they were not up to date on their rabies shots. It is unclear what will happen to the 5 dogs taken from the Cutler Bay home.