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Deputy Killed in
Dog Attack at Home
May 11, 2023 6:30 PM CDT
Deputy Killed in Dog Attack at Home
Police believe Tamieka White was protecting 8-year-old son
- A 17-year veteran of the Marion County Sheriff's Office died "protecting the most important person in her life," her commander says. Deputy Tamieka White, 46, was killed in a dog attack at her Indianapolis home Tuesday night, the
reports. Police believe she was protecting her...
Police: 4-Day-Old Infant
Killed by Family Dog
Dec 23, 2022 9:42 AM CST
Police: 4-Day-Old Infant Killed by Family Dog
An investigation in Cave Springs, Arkansas, is ongoing after newborn is fatally mauled
- Arkansas police say a newborn girl was killed earlier this month after her family's dog fatally mauled her. Lt. Keith Lawson of the Cave Springs Police Department tells KNWA the attack took place at the unidentified family's home shortly after noon on Dec. 14. Gray News and 40/29...
Cops: Infant, Toddler Fatally
Mauled by Family's Dogs
Oct 6, 2022 2:15 PM CDT
Cops: Infant, Toddler Fatally Mauled by Family's Dogs
Mom is in critical condition after attack in Shelby County, Tenn.
- Authorities are delivering grim news out of Tennessee, where they say an infant and toddler were fatally mauled by their family's dogs, an attack that left their mother badly injured. Per FOX 5 Atlanta , a tweet from the Shelby County Sheriff's Office late Wednesday relayed that detectives were...
Alabama State Employee
Killed by Pack of Dogs
May 2, 2022 2:31 PM CDT
Alabama State Employee Killed by Pack of Dogs
Health worker Jacqueline Beard was killed while investigating an earlier dog attack
- An employee for the Alabama Department of Public Health was killed by a pack of dogs on Friday. According to local KKTV News, police were in the area responding to a call about a suspicious vehicle, which turned out to belong to Jacqueline Beard, the victim, whose body was discovered...
Gig Driver Who Missed Car
Rental Payments Mauled by K9
Jan 6, 2022 10:54 AM CST
Gig Driver Who Missed Car Rental Payments Mauled by K9
Ali Badr is suing city of San Ramon, Calif., for excessive force after being pulled over by cops
- A gig driver badly mauled by a police dog is suing a San Francisco area suburb, alleging use of excessive force and violation of civil rights when police stopped him in December 2020 after he'd missed car rental payments, reports the AP . Dashboard and body-camera videos obtained by the...
Chris Evans to Incredibly
Brave Boy: 'Pal, You're a Hero'
Jul 16, 2020 1:35 PM CDT
Chris Evans to Incredibly Brave Boy: 'Pal, You're a Hero'
The 'Captain America' actor has a special message for 6-year-old Bridger Walker
- Not many 6-year-old boys get a congratulatory video from Captain America. But then, not many stand between their little sister and an angry dog—an act of bravery that earned young Bridger Walker 90 stitches to his face, CNN reports. "Captain America here, so I read your story, I...
While Checking Mail
May 29, 2020 2:20 PM CDT
9-Year-Old Killed While Checking Mail
2 questioned after suspected dog mauling in Arkansas
- A 9-year-old boy went to check the mail at his home in Mount Vernon, Ark., on Thursday but failed to return, shortly before authorities made a horrifying discovery. The body of the boy, apparently mauled by dogs, was found not far from the home in a field, according to the...
Dog Attack May Have Revealed
Jan 20, 2020 10:20 AM CST
Dog Attack May Have Revealed Dogfighting Ring
Deputies found 14 dogs at the South Carolina property where woman was mauled
- A 71-year-old woman was helping to take care of a family member's 14 dogs when one of them attacked her—and in investigating the mauling, police think they've uncovered an illegal dogfighting ring. Deputies responded Saturday to a 911 call from the York County, SC, property and found...
1 Woman Killed, 1 Injured
in 'Vicious Dog Attack'
Dec 21, 2019 5:30 PM CST
1 Woman Killed, 1 Injured in 'Vicious Dog Attack'
The owner could be charged with negligent manslaughter
- Tragedy struck north Houston on Saturday when a woman was killed and another badly injured in what police say was a "vicious dog attack," the
reports. Three pitbulls likely attacked the women at around 5am on the street, leaving one dead in a ditch and covered...
She Was Getting
Mauled by a
Dog. He Grabbed
a Toy Soldier
Nov 26, 2019 11:26 AM CST
She Was Getting Mauled by a Dog. He Grabbed a Toy Soldier
88-year-old Leonard Miller saves young neighbor in Ohio with plastic Christmas decoration
- A young girl in Ohio is alive thanks to a quick-thinking man next door and a plastic Christmas decoration. Leonard Miller says he was in his Perry Township home Sunday when his 13-year-old neighbor started banging on his door, yelling that her 10-year-old sister was being attacked by a pit...
He Returned From Jail to
Find Wife's Mutilated Body
Nov 5, 2019 10:45 AM CST
He Returned From Jail to Find Wife's Mutilated Body
Ohio's Mary Matthews likely killed by her Great Danes
- A man was released from jail Friday, only to find his wife had been killed the same day, likely by her own dogs, according to Ohio police. Dale Matthews says he called his son to pick him up from Warren County Jail, where he was held on a warrant for...
Family: Before Girl Was Mauled,
Dad Argued With Dog Owner
Aug 21, 2019 8:33 AM CDT
Family: Before Girl Was Mauled, Dad Argued With Dog Owner
Emma Hernandez's aunt says that happened about a week before 9-year-old was killed
- The fatal mauling of a 9-year-old girl in Detroit came just a week after her father argued with the dogs' owner about the need to properly contain them. Emma Hernandez was riding her bike in an alley behind her home Monday when three pit bulls attacked. Emma's aunt tells...
He Had a Window
Seat. The Dog Lunged
From the Middle: Suit
May 30, 2019 8:08 AM CDT
He Had a Window Seat. The Dog Lunged From the Middle: Suit
Suit says he bled so much after attack on Delta flight 'entire row of seats had to be removed'
- A Delta flight Marlin Jackson took in June 2017 from Atlanta to San Diego ended up being a horrific one, he claims—and now he's suing the airline and another passenger for negligence after an animal attack he says caused him "severe physical pain and suffering," as...
Thousands Trying to Save
Dog That Bit Off Boy's Hand
Mar 6, 2019 9:50 AM CST
Thousands Trying to Save Dog That Bit Off Boy's Hand
Child stuck his arm under fence, husky may have thought it was a game of tug of war
- More than 85,000 people have so far signed a petition to save Polar and Bear—two huskies that are now quarantined in Utah, one of which might be put down after he bit a child's hand off over the weekend. Layton Fire Battalion Chief Jason Cook says that...
Bite From 'Emotional Support'
Pit Bull Brings $1.1M Suit
Feb 28, 2019 9:40 AM CST
Bite From 'Emotional Support' Pit Bull Brings $1.1M Suit
Girl left with permanent scarring after 2017 encounter at airport
- A mom wants $1.1 million from Alaska Airlines and the owner of a pit bull that bit her 5-year-old's face at Portland International Airport in 2017. It was part of a spike in incidents involving emotional support animals, as reported by various airlines. Alaska Airlines was among those...
Woman Killed in Attack
by 7 Dachshund-Mix Dogs
May 17, 2018 8:38 AM CDT
Woman Killed in Attack by 7 Dachshund-Mix Dogs
One of the dogs even went after first responders
- They weighed no more than 40 pounds each and reached just up to one's knees, but all together, a pack of seven dachshunds proved a deadly force in Oklahoma. Carter County Sheriff Chris Bryant says 52-year-old Tracy Garcia was mauled and killed Thursday night by her neighbor's dogs...
Autopsy Confirms Mauling
Some Still Can't Believe
Feb 21, 2018 12:34 PM CST
Autopsy Confirms Mauling Some Still Can't Believe
Sheriff says Bethany Stephens' own dogs killed her
- The revelation that two pit bulls were spotted eating the rib cage of a 22-year-old woman found dead in Virginia late last year wasn't enough to convince some that the victim's own dogs had killed her. But Goochland County Sheriff James Agnew hopes an autopsy will. The report...
A Volunteer Was Training a
Dog. Then It 'Turned on Her'
Dec 21, 2017 11:00 AM CST
A Volunteer Was Training a Dog. Then It 'Turned on Her'
Carol Harris fatally attacked by Akita in Phoenix
- An animal rescue volunteer who helped rehabilitate Akita dogs was ultimately killed by one. Carol Harris, 69, who worked with rescue group Akita Advocates, was training a dog on the grounds of Phoenix's Canine Country Club and Feline Inn when she was fatally attacked Wednesday, the group says in...
Sheriff Shares 'Most Important
Detail' in Woman's Dog Mauling
Dec 19, 2017 9:14 AM CST
Sheriff Shares 'Most Important Detail' in Woman's Dog Mauling
Trying to put to rest speculation that the dogs didn't kill Bethany Lynn Stephens
- News that a 22-year-old woman was mauled to death by her two pit bulls in Virginia Thursday night was met with sadness—and plenty of doubt . Amid a sea of cries that the dogs would not have harmed Bethany Lynn Stephens, and perhaps were indeed trying to protect her from...
Dogs Maul Their
Owner to Death
Dec 17, 2017 1:00 PM CST
Dogs Maul Their Owner to Death
Bethany Lynn Stephens was killed by two pitbulls she'd raised from puppies
- Two pit bulls turned on their owner in Virginia last week in what the local sheriff has called "an absolutely grisly mauling." Authorities says 22-year-old Bethany Lynn Stephens had been missing for a day when her father found her body in a wooded area where she often walked...
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