Boy Bit by Dog

Animal Control officers responded to a dog bite that occurred at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 8, at the intersection of East Nye Street and South Mable Avenue.

A boy was riding his bicycle home from school. He stopped riding to allow a man with two leashed dogs to pass. The boy was bit on the leg by one of the dogs as they walked by him. The man was wearing a dark-colored sweatshirt and he was walking a tan pit bull and a tan and black German shepherd.

Animal Control needs to identify the dogs in this incident to verify their vaccinations. If you have any information on this case, please call Animal Control at 367-7000.