Sunday, September 16, 2018

BAKER CITY OR - MITCHELLE DEAN SEGERDAHL, 53,WAS FOUND DEAD IN HIS HOME FROM BITES TO HIS NECK ...IT IS BELIEVED THAT HE WAS ATTEMPTING TO BREAK UP A FIGHT BETWEEN 2 OF HIS 6 PIT BULLS WHEN ONE TURNED ON HIM

Authorities say a 53-year-old Oregon man was killed when he apparently tried to break up a pit bull fight in his home.

Idahonews.com reports that Mitchelle Dean Segerdahl was found dead in his home in Baker City on Sept. 9.  The cause of death was listed as a dog bite to the neck. TWO PIT BULLS were also dead in the house, while Baker City police impounded and destroyed four others  found there.

https://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/man-dead-after-pit-bull-attack-inside-his-baker-city-home/

https://www.facebook.com/ElkhornMediaGroup/posts/2157157260985270

https://blog.dogsbite.org/2018/09/pit-bull-kills-owner-baker-city-oregon-dog-fight.html



2018 DOG BITE RELATED FATALITIES - 18   (7 children - 11 adults)

PIT BULL - 11 (KY, LA, MD, MO, OK, OR, MS, PA, IL, NC 2)
PIT BULL AND 6 OTHER DOGS (7 DOGS) (OK) - 1 
PIT BULL MIX - 2 (MO, FL)
WOLF/MALAMUTE MIX - 1  (VA)
GERMAN SHEPHERD - 1 (GA)
3 DOGS IN HOME - ROTTWEILER, LABRADOR OR TERRIER - (CA) - 1
MIX BREED DOG - 1 (ARCATA CA)

CA - 2
FL - 1
GA - 1
IL - 1
KY - 1
LA - 1
MD - 1
MS - 1
MO - 2
NC - 2
OK - 2
OR - 1
PA - 1 
VA - 1


NEIGHBOR'S 2 PITS KILLED ELDERLY PERSON WALKING - 2 (MS, NC)
NEIGHBOR'S PIT KILLED WOMAN WALKING -1 (IL)
BOARDING PIT KILLED KENNEL WORKER - 1 (LA)
ADOPTED PIT KILLED CHILD - 1 (OK)
ADOPTED PIT KILLED OWNER - 1 (MD)
FAMILY PIT KILLED OWNER - 2  ( OR, KY)
FRIEND'S PIT BEING CARED FOR BY WOMAN ATTACKED HER AND SHE HAD HEART ATTACK - (MO)
FRIEND'S PIT BEING KEPT BY A FAMILY KILLED THEIR 6-YR-OLD - 1  (FL)
FRIEND'S PIT KILLED MAN THAT HAD BEEN BOARDING WITH HIM - 1 (NC)
NEIGHBOR'S PIT + 6 MORE DOGS KILLED WOMAN - 1 (OK)
BABYSITTER'S PIT MIX KILLED 13 MO OLD GIRL - 1 (MO)
FRIEND AND BABYSITTER'S GERMAN SHEPHERD KILLED 5-MO-OLD GIRL - 1 (GA)
FAMILY  WOLF/MALAMUTE MIX KILLED 8-DAY-OLD INFANT - 1 (VA)
GRANDMOTHER'S DOGS - ROTTY, LAB MIX, 10 LB TERRIER?- KILLED 3 MOS BABY - 1 (CA) 
BREED NOT IDENTIFIED? -VERY ELDERLY PERSON AGE 91 - 1- (CA) (CHECK THIS)

1)  1-9 - LAURA WILLIAMS RAY - 50's - BROWNSVILLE QUACHITA PARISH LA - She died from injuries after a pit bull mauled her at the Happy Hounds pet boarding facility where she worked - A FB friend said she was cleaning a kennel around 11pm when the 50 pound pit attacked her -  The owner had signed a form for the pit saying it was not aggressive and had never shown aggression - She was the mother of 4 children.

2) 1-15 - RYLEE MARIE DODGE - 3 - DUNCAN OK - Officers responded to a call of a child being attacked by a dog inside a home - The pit bull had been given to the child's father by a friend about 5 days previous and was being kept at his mother's house in a fence that went around the front yard - The young father said in a video that he had left the child with his mother to go visit his brother for about 20 minutes when he received a call about the attack - He rushed back home to find his mother laying on the pit bull to try and keep it from continuing to attack his daughter - He said that the child opened the door and the pit bull rushed in and began the attack and that there was blood all through the house - His mother was injured from trying to keep the dog off his daughter.  

3) 2-15 - DAVID G. BROWN - 46 - OWENSBORO KY - At least 3 dogs were living at the home - one of the dogs tried to attack responding officers and was shot and killed - Comments on Facebook from witnesses are calling the maulers  PIT BULLS - They are saying that 2 of the 3 meat grinders were involved in the attack - Apparently the victims Pits were fighting and they intervened to try and separate them - His wife Dana was injured and he died  "from a heart attack due to complications from the injuries of the dog attack".

4) 3-7 - UNIDENTIFIED 8-DAY-OLD INFANT GIRL -  LEE COUNTY VA - Sheriff Gary Parsons confirmed that about 11:46am Wednesday a large Shepherd type dog mauled an 8-day-old girl in her bassinet and she suffered extensive injuries to her upper body - A family member  first drove her to Lonesome Pine Hospital in Big Stone Gap - From there she was taken to Kingsport and then flown to UT Medical Center where she died about 4pm - Another news report said the dog was a "Mixed Breed - Then the final word came that the animal that killed the 8-day-old infant in her bassinet was a male 3/1/2 year old WOLF/MALAMUTE MIX. 

5) 3-9 - LOXLI WILLOW CHAVEZ - 13 MONTH OLD GIRL - CAPE GIRARDEAU MISSOURI - Babysitter's  male Pit Bull Mix said to be around 40 pounds mauled the toddler to death - Cape Girardeau Police Facebook comments are about the only information coming out - Even the gofundme site tells us nothing but the baby's name.

6) 5-5 - GAIA NOVA - 3 MONTHS - SHERMAN OAKS AREA OF LOS ANGELES CA - A grandmother was caring for the infant when she was mauled on her head - It was reported that she went to make a bottle for the baby and one of the 3 family dogs got to her - The dogs are said to be a ROTTWEILER,  a LABRADOR, and a 10 POUND TERRIER - No word yet on which dog attacked the baby.

7) 5 -10/11 - TRACY GARCIA - 52 - CARTER COUNTY OK - Neighbor's 7 dogs - A pit bull and 6 other smaller mixed dogs mauled the woman in her own yard .... 

8) 5-16 - GEORGIA RUTH MORGAN - 75 - GULFPORT MS - The elderly woman often walked and picked up cans for money to donate to her church - A neighbor's 2 pit bulls mauled her when she opened the dilapidated fence gate and she was dead before officers arrived. 

9) 6-13 -  PAIGE BRADLEY - 5-MONTH-OLD GIRL - CLAYTON COUNTY GEORGIA - A friend/babysitter's German Shepherd mauled her to death while she was sleeping on a bed in a separate bedroom.

10) 6-25 - DONALD STEELE - 91 - ARCATA CA - (Check on this)

11) 7-18 - JAELAH SMITH - 6 - JACKSONVILLE FL - KILLED BY A PIT BULL MIX HER FAMILY WAS DOG SITTING WHILE THE OWNER WAS AWAY

12) 8-1 - JAVON TORRES - PHILADELPHIA PA - PIT BULLS - 5 or 6 pits lived in house -  It is believed that 3 pits ravaged his body and officers shot 3 ....

13) 8-3 - KAREN BROWN, 57 - CHICAGO IL - She was walking in her neighborhood when a large pit bull that some say was a  "loose" or "stray" dog mauled her to death -

14) 8-9 - OLGA REKHSON - 64 - LAKE TILLERY MONTGOMERY COUNTY NC -  She went for her daily walk and when she didn't return her husband called for neighbors and friends to search - When they didn't find her 911 was called and Sheriff's deputies and search and rescue found her on the side of an unused road in the development - It was determined by authorities that she had been fatally mauled by a neighbor's 2 pit bulls.

15) 8 -  GURNEY WALKER - 75 - ROCKY MOUNT NORTH CAROLINA - PIT BULL - A 75-year-old man was fatally mauled inside a  home where he had been staying.

16) 9-1 - DEBORAH RUSSELL - 63 - MORGAN COUNTY MISSOURI - PIT BULL - She had been dogsitting for a friend and another man came to check on her and found her on the floor being guarded by the large pit bull -  Officers had to shoot the pit to get to Russell - It was determined that she had been dead about an hour and that she had had a heart attack - 

17) 9-3 - ROBIN CONWAY - 64 - COLUMBIA MARYLAND - Mauled to death in her backyard by a Pit Bull she had adopted 2 weeks ago.

18) 9-6/9? -  MITCHELLE DEAN SEGERDAHL,  53, BAKER CITY OR - It is believed that he died after being attacked by one of his 6 pit bulls - 2 pits were found dead in the home and authorities believe he was trying to break up a fight between the 2 that were found dead - He was found on the 9th but he hadn't been seen by anyone since the Sept. 6.


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I don't see it as a pit bull turning on its owner. I see it as a pit bull including the owner on its happiest DNA fulfillment day. I'm sure the pit bull was wagging its tail.