Owner cited after pit bull bites off toddlers face

Register Now for the anti pit bull / pitbull forums .

A west suburban dog owner was cited after his a pit bull terrier bit an 11-month-old girl in the face.

The incident occurred Monday in the 100 block of South Park Boulevard. The 11-month-old, a family member, was apparently on the floor near the dog’s food when the dog attacked her, Glen Ellyn police said.

The family took the girl for medical treatment, then called police to ask for assistance in removing the dog from the home.

Officers contacted DuPage County Animal Control, which took custody of the dog. Officers cited the resident and owner of the dog, Justin Wolter, for failing to obtain a license for the dog and for failing to have the dog inoculated for rabies.

Police had no details on the child’s injuries or condition.

Register Now for the anti pit bull / pitbull forums .

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s