2 bitten by pit bull in Marshall Co. - WAFF-TV: News, Weather and Sports for Huntsville, AL

2 bitten by pit bull in Marshall Co.

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Source: MGN Online Source: MGN Online

A child and sheriff's deputy went to the hospital after a dog attack in Marshall County.

The incident happened on Pearce Circle in Guntersville.

Investigators say the pit bull was roaming around the neighborhood and bit a 13-year-old. Upon response to the scene, sources said the same dog bit the deputy who was called to investigate. Both the deputy and the child are home from the hospital.

A local animal hospital euthanized the dog.

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