2 People Bitten by Pit Bull

The incident was reported before 3 p.m. in South Los Angeles

View Comments ()
|
Email
|
Print

    NEWSLETTERS

    Two transients were hospitalized after they were bitten by a stray pit bull in South LA.

    The incident happened at 2:45 in the 8700 block of Central Avenue.

    One of the victims were being treated for injuries to the hands.

    Aerial footage showed animal control officers corralling the dog which was behind a fence.

    It was the second such attack in South LA in six days when a 15-year-old boy was bitten by his neighbor's pit bulls.

    More Southern California Stories:

    Follow NBCLA for the latest LA news, events and entertainment: iPhone/iPad App | Facebook | Twitter | Google+ | Instagram | RSS | Text Alerts | Email Alerts