As Rosa Lina López Arango was identified a woman of 89 years who died after being attacked by a PITBULL DOG while sleeping in His house, located in the Republic of Israel neighborhood, east of Cali. The canine, 4 months, belonged to the grandson of the victim.
" The woman practically could not move from her bed , when the relatives realize, the dog had bitten her in several places until she died," said Colonel Germán Muñoz, commander of District 4 of the Cali Metropolitan Police.
The officer added that "the Environmental Police managed to reduce and put the dog in a room so that it did not cause more damage . " He also noted that he was provided with Some pills to calm him and a muzzle was put on him.
According to the authorities, the fact would have registered in the early hours of Thursday morning. However, the woman's body was only discovered around 9:00 am by a family member who came in to bring her breakfast.
According to the police report, Mrs. López Arango suffered several wounds on the neck, face and other parts of the body. The canine was transferred in a cage to a specialized center and would be sacrificed.