CACHE, Okla._New information surrounding the search for a stray dog that attacked a toddler playing in the front yard.
Wednesday, the city's police chief says they believe they have found the dog. The attack happened at a home near the intersection of Elk Drive and West “E” Street. Police say around 2 p.m., 2-year-old Blaine Neugebauer was in his yard supervised by his aunt when the dog pounced, biting him in the face. As of now, the boy remains in an Oklahoma City hospital. Up until the latest update, the boy’s family was pleading for the animal's owner to step forward.
"We're not angry at any owners the family is just asking that they come forward. We need to make sure the dog had rabies vaccinations all his shots things like that."
Blaine was taken by medical helicopter to OU Medical Center, where he is currently receiving treatment for his injuries.
Police say they have learned the dog they identified had been vaccinated for rabies.