Kingsport Times News Friday, October 24, 2014
News Regional & National

Woman attacked by pit bull inside Carter County apartment

January 6th, 2014 9:30 am by John Thompson, NET News Service

Woman attacked by pit bull inside Carter County apartment

ELIZABETHTON — A woman suffered “life-threatening” injuries from an attack by a 1-1/2 year old pit bull dog early Sunday morning, Carter County Sheriff Chris Mathes said.

Mathes did not identify the woman, but said she was in her apartment at 109 Oscar Banks Road shortly after midnight when she was mauled by the dog.

Neighbors heard the woman screaming and called 911 to report the attack. The dog was still attacking the woman when they called at 12:24 a.m.

Read more at the Johnson City Press.


comments powered by Disqus