Harrisburg Woman Attacked by Pit Bull

Posted on: June 29th, 2012       Attorney Thomas Newell

On June 10, 2011, a Harrisburg PA dog attack victim sustained a fractured hip and leg after being knocked down to the sidewalk by a pit bull. According to abc27.com, the 80 year-old woman was walking with her husband on N. 4th Street in Harrisburg when she was attacked by the pit bull. The pit bull owner was cited for numerous violations of the PA Dog Law, including harboring a dangerous dog, failure to confine and failure to have up-to-date vaccinations for rabies.