Another Schuylkill County Pit Bull Attack

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On June 23, 2011, a 2nd pit bull attack in Pottsville PA in 24 hours left an 8 year-old Schuylkill County dog bite victim needing medical care for multiple dog bite wounds to his right arm. According to The Republican Herald, 2 pit bulls were fighting in their home. When the child tried to separate them, he was attacked. The dogs then escaped and were fighting in the streets when Pottsville Police arrived. Charges re: violations of the PA Dog Law are pending.