August 28, 2008
The Star-Telegram reported that a girl sustained a Fort Worth dog bite injury after walking down the sidewalk in the 2800 block of South Jones Street Monday.
The girl, eight, was bitten by a Rottweiler and German shepherd mix-breed dog and sustained a Fort Worth dog bite injury to her leg.The dog had been tied in the backyard of its owners’ home. The owners of the dog who caused the Fort Worth dog bite injury were a 16-year-old boy and a 40-year-old woman.
Animal Control determined that the dog had been restrained in the backyard without food, water, or shelter.
The dog is under quarantine and the Fort Worth dog bite victim is in good condition.