ST. PETERSBURG —
A three-yr-previous boy was bitten by a canine whereas trick-or-treating Tuesday night time in St. Petersburg.
- Boy, three, attacked by canine whereas trick-or-treating
- Assault occurred in unicorporated St. Pete
- Boy bit on head, neck and face. Non-life threatening accidents
The incident occurred simply earlier than eight p.m. within the ten thousand block of Shawnee Street in unincorporated St. Pete.
In response to deputies, the kid, his mother and father and buddies knocked on a door the place nobody was residence.
Authorities stated the boy then “manipultaed” the door deal with, inflicting it to open. A forty-lbs. combine breed canine got here out and attacked the boy, biting him on the top, neck and face.
The boy’s father was capable of get the canine off the boy.
Paramedics responded and transported the kid to All Youngsters’s Hospital for puncture wounds. Deputies stated the accidents have been non-life threatening. Nobody else was injured.
Pinellas County Animal Providers was notified of the assault and they’ll conduct an unbiased investigation.
Deputies don’t anticipate any felony fees on this case.
An investigation is ongoing.