Dog Attack

Released on July 23, 2007

Charges are pending against a Saskatoon man following a dog attack on an 88 year old woman.

The woman was attacked and bitten by a pit bull while walking her own dog at about 7:00 this morning in the 1100 block of Avenue J South. It appears the dog left its yard and attacked the woman and her dog, however neither are suffering from serious injuries. The woman was taken to hospital for treatment.

The dog has been apprehended. The Saskatoon Police Service will continue to investigate.

(Occurrence Number: 2007-74473)