Allegheny County Pit Bull Owner Faces PA Dog Law Charges

Posted on: March 26th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

A March 17, 2012 report on detailed the facts surrounding a March 16 pit bull attack in Allegheny County which will result in charges being filed against a Crafton Heights PA pit bull owner. Numerous children were playing at a public park when a pit bull attacked a young boy.

A security guard and police officer arrived to save the boy only to become victims themselves as the pit bull bit each of them. The officer fired several shots before the pit bull died. The Allegheny County PA dog bite victim was taken to Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh to receive medical care. Numerous citations for violating the PA Dog Law are expected to be filed versus the irresponsible pit bull owner.

If you or a loved one have been attacked by an unrestrained and vicious dog, please call Attorney Thomas J. Newell at 800-980-4842. Set up a free home consultation with a PA dog bite lawyer who represents dog bite victims throughout Pennsylvania. Please read thru his website of to learn more about the PA Dog Law.