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4-year-old attacked by family's pit bull, suffers severe facial lacerations

Staff Report • Dec 19, 2008 at 12:00 AM

According to the Knoxville News-Sentinel a 4-year-old boy suffered severe facial lacerations when the family's pit bulldog attacked and mauled him.The boy, a resident of the Powell community inside Anderson County, was taken by ambulance to the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville.According to the report the boy was on the floor with the dog shortly Thurdsay night and was attacked when he reached for a piece of candy.

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