Allegheny County Pit Bull Attack Injures 3 Year Old

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On August 8, 2011, a three year-old girl, Lainka Lewis, was bitten by the family’s pit bull in Penn Hills PA. According to, the victim’s grandmother was moving a gate which separated the dog from the family when the pit bull lunged at the little girl. She was bitten on the right cheek. The Allegheny County pit bull attack victim was rushed by ambulance to Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh.