Thursday, May 9, 2013

LITTLEROCK, LOS ANGELES COUNTY CA - 4 PIT BULLS ATTACKED A WOMAN TAKING HER MORNING WALK - SHE DIED ON THE WAY TO THE HOSPITAL

UPDATE:  AT LEAST 4 DOGS TAKEN FROM A HOME AFTER DEPUTIES SERVED A SEARCH WARRANT 



UPDATE:  VICTIM IDENTIFIED AS PAMELA MARIA DEVITT - SHE WAS DRAGGED 50 YARDS, SCALPED, AND HER ARM REMOVED



NEIGHBORS CALLED IN INFORMATION ABOUT AGGRESSIVE PIT BULLS AND 8 DOGS WERE SEIZED AT A RESIDENCE WHERE A POT-GROWING OPERATION WAS DISCOVERED.

A $25,000 REWARD WAS OFFERED FOR INFORMATION LEADING TO THE CAPTURE

ANOTHER ARTICLE - A WITNESS TRIED HONKING TO SCARE THEM AWAY FROM THE VICTIM BUT INSTEAD THEY TRIED TO ATTACK THE CAR - TRIED TO PUNCTURE THE CAR TIRES

A 63-year-old hispanic woman was taking her usual walk in the High Desert community of Littlerock and was attacked by 4 PIT BULLS.  She died en route to a hospital after the mauling. The L.A. County Department of Animal Care and Control were called to the scene at 9:30am and were working with the sheriff's deputies to round up the dogs.  Homicide detectives from the L.A. County Sheriff's Department also started a death investigation in response to the fatal attack.

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A PERSON KILLED BY A DOG EVERY 10.08 DAYS

PIT BULL TYPE - 12       GERMAN SHEPHERD - 1

1. 1-8 - Betty Todd - 65 - Greenwood SC - familys pit bull

2.  1-19 - Christian Gormanous - 4 - Conroe TX - neighbors pit bull

3.  2-8  - Elsie Grace - 92 - Hemet CA - sons 2 pit bulls

4.  2 -16  - Isaiah Aguilar - 2 - Sabinal TX - neighbors pit bull

5.   3-2  - Ryan Maxwell - 7 - Galesburg IL - friends pit bull

6.   3-6  - Daxton Borchardt - 14 mos - Walworth WI - babysitters 2 pit bulls

7.   3-26  - Monica Laminack- 21 mos - Bryan Co GA - familys 7 pit bulls/mixes

8.   4-7  - Tyler Jett - 7 - Callaway FL - neighbors 2 pit bull mixes

9.   4 -11 - Claudia Gallardo - 38 - Stockton CA - acquaintances  pit bull

10.  4-23 -  Jordyn Arndt - 4 - Prairie City IA - babysitters American Staffordshire Terrier

11.   4-24 - Beau Rutledge - 2 - Fulton Co GA - familys pit bull

12.    5-4  Rachel Honabarger - 35 - Coshocton OH - familys german shepherd

13.   5-9  - Pamela Maria Devitt - 63 - Littlerock CA - 4 loose pit bulls


NON - BITE FATALITY

1.  2-22 - James Hardin - 62 -  Baltimore MD - He was walking on the street when 2 pit bulls began chasing him and he ran terrified into the street and was hit by a car and killed.



2 comments:

PutMeInCharge4OneDay said...

and California takes a strong lead in pit bull fatalities.

I honestly can not believe the pace of DBRF's this year.

And the pit bull recall starts when?

Anonymous said...

Maulifornia again? How many dead does it take for someone to enact BSL?