Wednesday, September 25, 2019

LAREDO TX - POLICE WERE CALLED TO A RESIDENCE WHERE A PIT BULL HAD A HOLD OF ITS OWNERS CHEST IN THE DOORWAY WHERE HE WAS TRYING TO KEEP THE MONSTER FROM GOING INSIDE HIS HOME

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On September 22, 2019, at approximately 10:43 pm, Laredo Police Department Emergency Communications received a call by 4500 Sepulveda Lane where it was reported that a person was being attacked by a dog.

Laredo Police Officers arrived at the location and found a man being violently attacked by a PIT BULL. The dog had a hold of the victim’s chest. The victim was already badly injured and was in great harm. One of the responding Laredo Police Officers discharged his service weapon and shot the dog to end the attack and defend the victim’s life.

The victim was later transported to the Laredo Medical Center where he was treated for several dog bites.

Preliminary reports show that the dog became loose and at some point the animal turned violent and attacked the victim. The victim was alone with his wife and small child and feared that the dog would attack his family. The couple ended up at the front door fighting to keep the dog from going inside the house. Both victims described the officer’s actions as necessary.

An internal investigation has been initiated surrounding the use of force as per procedure in this type of incident.

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LAREDO, TX (KGNS) - A dog is dead after allegedly attacking its owner over the weekend.


The incident happened on Sunday when Laredo Police were called out to a home at the 4500 block of Sepulveda Lane where a person was attacked by a  PIT BULL.
When officers arrived, the dog had a hold of the victim's chest.
One of the responding officers opened fire, shooting the dog to end the attack, saving the victim's life.
The victim was taken to the hospital.
According to reports, the dog somehow got loose, turned violent and attacked the victim.
The victim was with his wife and small child during the time of the incident.
He told police he feared the dog would attack his family.
An internal investigation has been initiated surrounding the use of force as per procedure in this type of incident.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Not another dead pit bull? WHY?

Just kidding.

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