A 5-year-old girl was flown to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Sunday morning after being attacked by two dogs.
According to Chesapeake Police, the girl was attacked shortly before 10 a.m. outside a home in the 500 block of Margaret Dr., which is near Blackwater Rd.
The girl was at the home of family friends with her mother. She was playing outside with the homeowner’s TWO BELGIAN MALINOIS DOGS when she was attacked, according to police.
The girl was was taken to the hospital by Nightingale with serious injuries.
She has since been transported to Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters for surgery.
Animal Control officers along with Chesapeake Police are investigating. The dogs are currently in the custody of Animal Control officers.