BELOIT, ROCK COUNTY WI - A PIT BULL "SOMEHOW" ESCAPED ITS HOME AND ATTACKED AN 8-YEAR-OLD GIRL
An 8-year-old girl was bitten by a PIT BULL after it escaped a home Wednesday evening, according to Beloit police.
The girl was bitten on her ankle and face while she was in the 800 block of Grant Street, according to command staff. She was taken to Beloit Memorial Hospital and later to American Family Children's Hospital in Madison. The owner of the pit bull was issued two non-criminal, municipal citations for failure to vaccinate and allowing a dangerous animal to run at large, police said.
As of Friday the girl's condition remains unclear.