Monday, May 15, 2017

REDDING CT - A WOMAN DIED AT DANBURY HOSPITAL AFTER BEING ATTACKED BY HER OWN DOG


Redding Police released the name of the woman who died last week after being attacked by a dog in her Redding home.
Sandra Kaiser, 71 of Redding, died at Danbury Hospital after being attacked by her own dog at a home on Deacon Abbott Street on Friday, May 12, Redding police reported Tuesday.
The official cause of death is unknown, and police are awaiting an autopsy on Kaiser, which should be complete in four to six weeks, police chief Doug Fuchs said.
Fuchs said the dog was a both a "MIXED BREED" AND "RESCUE" DOG", but was “not a pitbull.” The dog had been living in the Deacon Abbott home for six years, he added.

Narrative

According to police last week, the victim was in a Deacon Abbott home when she was attacked by her own dog.
She suffered “very serious injuries” and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where she later died.
Fuchs said the dog attack set off a series of events which lead to the death of the resident, though the attack, itself, may not have been the exact cause of death.
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UPDATE:  Police have identified the woman who died after being attacked by her own dog on Deacon Abbott Road as Sandra Kaiser, 71, of Redding, reports the Redding Pilot. 

Police say the official cause of her death is unknown, and are waiting on the results of an autopsy which is expected to take four to six weeks.

Police Chief Doug Fuchs said the dog attack set off a series of events which led to her death, and that the dog attack may not have been the exact cause of her death. The paper reports that the woman died from "very serious injuries" in her home on Deacon Abbott Road.

https://patch.com/connecticut/newtown/s/g4rgj/redding-police-identify-woman-that-died-after-dog-attack-report
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A Redding resident died at Danbury Hospital after being attacked by her own dog at a home on Deacon Abbott Street on Friday, May 12, Redding police reported Tuesday.
The dog is being held by Redding Police and an investigation into the situation is underway. Police are withholding the name of the victim until all family members can be notified.
According to Redding Police Chief Doug Fuchs, the victim was in a Deacon Abbott home when she was attacked by her own dog.
She suffered “very serious injuries” and was transported to Danbury Hospital, where she later died.
Fuchs said the dog attack set off a series of events which lead to the death of the resident, though the attack, itself, may not have been the exact cause of death.
“We’re awaiting the autopsy” to determine the final cause of death, Fuchs said.
Fuchs also noted this attack is not related to the dog which had been roaming the area of Deacon Abbott Road in recent months.
http://www.thereddingpilot.com/2017/05/15/redding-resident-dies-after-being-attacked-by-own-dog/

https://patch.com/connecticut/weston-ct/redding-woman-dies-after-attack-own-dog-report

2017 DOG BITE RELATED FATALITIES - 12  (5 children - 7adults)


PIT BULL - 6
PIT BULL/BOXER MIX - 1
BOERBOEL - 1
GERMAN SHEPHERD - 1
MASTIFF/GREAT DANE MIX - 1
2 ENGLISH MASTIFFS - 1 
MIXED BREED DOG - 1 (Redding CT)

CA-1
CT-1
GA-1
MD-1
NC-1
NV-1
NY-1
OH-1
OK - 1
PA-1
TN-1
TX-1

1)  1-17 LOGAN BRAATZ - 6 - ATLANTA GA - The boy was walking to his school bus stop with other children and some adults when 2 loose pit bull dogs began attacking them - It was reported that Logan was eviscerated, his friend Syrai Sanders was scalped and another child was injured - Although neighbors came running with sticks, knives and whatever they could find, the attack was deadly and swift and the dogs continued to circle and attempt to attack - The dog owner said his dogs had a fence but "SOMEHOW" got out.

2) 1-17 SKYLAR DEAN JULIUS - 2-MONTHS-OLD - SAN MARCOS TX - The father was caring for the infant girl while the mother was at work - He fell asleep for around 20 minutes and when he woke up the baby had been mauled by the family German Shepherd they had had for over 8 years and it was reported that the dog "had never shown aggression before".

3) 2-13 LOUISE HERMIDA - 75 - QUEENS NY - The elderly woman was mauled by her large dog that had been adopted almost 6 years ago. The breed is said to be a Mastiff or a Mastiff/Great Dane mix.  Neighbors say as many as 10 dogs lived at the apartment.  Her 39-year-old son, who has autism, attempted to put the dog in its cage and he was bitten on the leg. 

4) 2-16 UNIDENTIFIED 5-YEAR-OLD BOY - CLARKSVILLE TN - Emergency personnel were called at 8:20am on a Thursday morning to a report that the Family's two English Mastiffs reported to be about 6-months-old had mauled the child. The boy died from extensive injuries.

5) 2-28 VALENTIN HERRERA - 76 -  LINCOLN HEIGHTS CA - He was mauled by 2 pit bulls on February 2 while walking his small dog Dodger - Dodger was killed - He was knocked down during the attack and could have further received head injuries .......

6) 3-23 JASE PATRICK FOHS -  8-MONTHS - LUSBY CALVERT COUNTY MD - The family pit bull latched on to the child and was still attacking when officers arrived only minutes after the call - An officer had to shoot the dog to stop its mauling but the baby died.

7) 4-6  CECILLE SHORT - 82 -  AND HER LITTLE DOG - OKLAHOMA CITY OK - Cecille was taking her pet dog for a walk when they were attacked by 2 large pit bulls - A passerby in a car saw the attack and called 911 - Police arrived and shot one and hit the other with their vehicle because they could not get out of their vehicle but it was too late for the victims!!!  Witnesses describe the elderly woman as being almost decapitated.

8) 4-26  MAURICE BROWN - 60 - DAYTON OH - Neighbor's heard screaming and crying for help after 4am and dogs barking and began calling 911 - Police arrived and had to shoot a pit bull that apparently broke free from a chain in a backyard and attacked the man - 4 dogs were taken from the property.

9) 4-27 LISA GREEN - 32 - UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP PA - Neighbors heard the woman being attacked by her 3 1/2-year-old male pit bull/boxer mix on the rear deck of her home - They offered the dog ham and it didn't stop the attack - They hit it with a stick and it crunched the stick - Then an off-duty police chief  who lived nearby was called and he shot the dog in its leg and that finally stopped the attack but the woman had suffered great blood loss and was pronounced dead at the hospital - It was reported that she had had the dog for 2 1/2 years - Neighbors reported that the dog was biting on her neck. 

10) 5-1  JANE MARIE EGLE - 59- ASHEVILLE BUNCOMBE CO NC - A call was made to 911 about an aggressive dog and when deputies arrived they found Jane Egle unconscious and appeared to have animal bites - the aggressive dog would not let anyone inside the home - They finally subdued the animal and it was reported it died - Seven dogs were taken from the home - 6 Boerboels and 1 Great Pyrenees - According to a relative, her Facebook and Instagram she bred these very large aggressive dogs for sale - Behavior analysts evaluated the dogs and recommended they be put down due to their aggressiveness - But the Great Pyrenees will not be put down and it was determined it was not a threat to society. 

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12) 5-8  KAMIKO DAO TSUDA-SAELEE - 6 MO OLD GIRL - LAS VEGAS NV - First Responders were called to a home around 1pm where a 6-month-old baby was fatally mauled by the family's pit bull -  The mother was home with the baby and rode in the ambulance with the child - The child was later pronounced dead at the hospital - It was reported that the baby had been playing in her walker when the pit bull was let in and attacked her. 

 13) 5-12 - SANDRA KAISER - 71 - REDDING CT - She was attacked by her own dog at her home - The breed is said to be a "Mixed Breed" and it was a "Rescue Dog" that had been living at that home for about 6 years -  An autopsy was to be conducted...not much information on this one.


NON-BITE DOG RELATED DEATH

3-18 JOHN BRUNO - 5 - WARRINGTON TWP PA - John was playing in the snow on Wednesday, March 15, when his family looked out and saw him down on the ground with the family dog tugging at his scarf around his neck - He was unresponsive and first responders gave him CPR and he was rushed to a hospital - He died on Saturday, March 18 - Investigators report that he suffered ligature strangulation from the  HOUND MIX  pulling on his scarf.




1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Waves hand...

This is not the pit bull you are looking to vilify. We will scrub the reputation of this "dog" clean before anyone can say, "It's all in how they're raised."

I'll bet this was a pit bull, the attack was related to the death of this woman, and she was another nutter that wanted to prove to the world that she was a pit bull tamer. Too bad she received a Darwin Award. Wait, I'd rather nutters receive Darwin Awards than innocent people getting killed by nutters' lethal pit bulls.