HENDERSON NV - AN ELDERLY WOMAN SUFFERED SEVERE INJURIES WHEN 2 FAMILY DOGS, A ROTTWEILER AND A DOBERMAN, TURNED ON HER
A 91-year-old woman suffered severe injuries after two dogs attacked her in Henderson Tuesday afternoon.
Henderson police say the incident took place at 4:15 p.m on the 100 block of Joshua Street, near Lake Mead Parkway and Boulder Highway. The attack happened when two family dogs, a ROTTWEILER and DOBERMAN, got into a fight.
The woman tried to break up the fight and both dogs attacked her. She was rushed to Sunrise Hospital and taken into surgery.
Animal control officials took both dogs. It is unknown whether the dogs' owner would face any charges.