Pitbull Attacks Young Boy
A young boy had to be rushed the hospital Friday afternoon after being attacked by a pit-bull in the city. Police tell News 13 the scary incident happened along North James Street in Hazle Township. An 11-year-old boy was attacked and bitten by the pit bull right outside his house.
The dog’s owner, 27-year-old Brian Fanning also of Hazle Township, will be charged by State Troopers. No word if the dog was on a leash or not, but Troopers say the boy suffered multiple dog bites. We do not know the extent of injuries to the young boy or if he remains in the hospital.