Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Toddler Attacked by Pit Bull Suffered Head Injuries—Marijuana Found in Home

December 27, 2011 - According to reports a toddler suffered head injuries when attacked by a Pit Bull.

According to the Fullerton Police Department the Pit Bull attack occurred in the 2500 block of Larkwood in Fullerton Monday night. Police stated that when animal control officers responded to the house to look for the Pit Bull they also found marijuana plants being grown and processed.

According to authorities the child’s mother said that she was house sitting for a friend, but does not live at the house. She stated that she left room for a short time and ran back to the room, to find dog was standing over the toddler, with the child’s head bleeding. The mother then said she ran to a neighbor’s home to call paramedics.
According to authorities, the 2 year old child had a seven inch cut on his head from the dog bite attack.

The Fullerton Police have stated that the owner of the house has been contacted, but no arrests have been made. They are continuing to investigate the marijuana and there could be child endangerment charges filed. The Pit Bull was transported to the Orange County Animal Shelter.

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