2015 Dog Bite Related Fatalities


Carmen Reigada – Kill By a Pit Bull Type-Mix and “Lab-Mix.”

Elderly woman killed in possible dog attack Posted: Sep 22, 2015 9:32 PM CDT – Updated: Nov 17, 2015 10:40 PM CST SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) — Police are investigating after an elderly woman, who they said was mauled by dogs, was found dead inside her home. According to Miami-Dade Police, […]


Emilio Rios Sr. – Killed by 2 Pit Bull-Mixes While Watering Plants in North Shore, CA

65-year-old North Shore dog attack victim ID’d Rosalie Murphy, The Desert Sun – 9:15 a.m. PDT September 9, 2015 The victim of Tuesday’s fatal dog attack in North Shore was identified as a 65-year-old resident. Emilio Rios was pronounced dead at 6:32 a.m. in front of a home at 70-670 Sea […]


Barbara McCormick – Killed by her “shepherd/retriever/pit bull-mixes” while feeding them (9/4/15)

Woman, 65, found dead outside Autauga County house Posted: Sep 04, 2015 6:42 PM CDT – Updated: Sep 10, 2015 4:08 PM CDT – By WSFA 12 News Staff UTAUGA CO., AL (WSFA) – A death investigation is underway in Autauga County after 65-year-old Barbara McCormick was found dead outside her house, according to […]


Porsche Nicole Cartee – Killed by family pit bull of 10 years (8/22/15)

Ex-boyfriend of Spartanburg Co woman killed in dog attack speaks out Posted: Aug 22, 2015 7:28 PM CDT – By Amanda Shaw – By Kim Kimzey SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina) – The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office responded to a deadly dog attack on Saturday night. Jamie Nelson, director of Spartanburg County Environmental Enforcement, said […]


Carolyn Sue Lamp – Killed by 3 pit bulls & 1 Rottweiler while picking up cans – (7/24/15)

Dogs maul woman to death in Redbird The 67-year-old died at the scene; four dogs were later captured. Posted: Saturday, July 25, 2015 12:00 am – By STACY RYBURN World Staff Writer REDBIRD — A woman died Friday after dogs attacked her in the small community of Redbird, a few miles […]


Joshua Phillip Strother – Killed by recently adopted pit bull after climbing a fence – Henderson County, NC (7/7/15) 2

A SIX YEAR OLD MOUNTAIN HOME CHILD IS DEAD AFTER BEING ATTACKED BY A PIT BULL HENDERSON COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE CONTINUING THEIR INVESTIGATION TODAY AFTER A SIX YEAR OLD CHILD WAS ATTACKED AND KILLED BY A PIT BULL DOG TUESDAY AFTERNOON. By WHKP News Director Larry Freeman 3am 7/8/15 The dead […]


Norberto Legarda – Killed by Oscar Rodriguez’s 3 pit bulls while looking after his daughter’s lab – Pecos, TX – (7/2/15)

Update: Multiple Pit Bulls Involved in Deadly Mauling  Posted on Jul 2, 2015 – by Lauren Lanmon PECOS – Police are still investigating after an 83-year-old Pecos man was mauled to death by three Pit Bulls. The Pecos Police chief says this is the first time he has ever seen anything […]


Jordan Charles Collins-Tyson – Killed by pit bull while visiting his great-grandmother – Lawton, OK (6/28/15)

Child Mauled To Death By Dog In City Sun, 06/28/2015 – 11:30pm Scott Rains A 3-year-old Lawton boy died Sunday morning after he was mauled by a dog. Jordon Tyson ‘Jo Jo’ Collins was killed while at his great-grandmother’s house Sunday, according to Pam Ramirez, a family friend. “Her grandfather […]