fatal pit bull attack


Kayden Begay (3) – Navajo Nation Reservation, AZ – Killed By The Neighbor’s 5 Pit Bulls (7/14/16)

Child mauled to death by dogsBy Cindy YurthTséyi’ BureauWINDOW ROCK — A three-year-old boy was mauled to death by… Posted by Navajo Times on Monday, July 18, 2016 BREAKING: CHILD MAULED TO DEATH BY 12 PITBULLS The Navajo Post – By Admin / in Breaking News, Featured / on Monday, 18 Jul […]


Susie Kirby (3-days) – Fresno, CA – Killed By The Family’s 2 Pit Bull/Shar Pei Mixes (6/27/16)

3-day-old baby killed by family dogs in California AP June 28, 2016, 2:01 PM FRESNO, Calif. – Police in Central California say two family dogs killed a 3-day-old baby after her mother left her on the couch and walked away for a few seconds. Fresno Police Sgt. Dan Macias tells […]


Jocelyn Winfrey (53) – New Haven, CT – Killed By 2 Pit Bull Type Dogs While Visiting Friend (6/27/16)

Dog-Mauling Victim Dies by PAUL BASS | Jun 28, 2016 7:29 am Jocelyn Winfrey died at Yale-New Haven Hospital Monday morning with her mother beside her bed one week after two dogs ripped apart her body. Doctors stopped life support for Winfrey, who was in a medically induced coma, according to […]


Hunter Bragg (7) – Corinna, ME – Killed By A Pit Bull While Playing In Father’s Yard (6/4/16)

Bangor boy, Hunter Bragg, identified as victim in fatal dog attack involving pit bull  By Nok-Noi Ricker, BDN Staff – Posted June 06, 2016, at 3:14 p.m. – Last modified June 07, 2016, at 1:17 p.m. BANGOR, Maine — A Bangor boy has been identified as the victim of a deadly […]


Earl Stephens Jr. (43) – Stockton, CA – Killed By 3 Pit Bulls While Visiting A Friend – (6/4/16)

Stockton man dies after pit bull attack Jeff Cousins – Digital Media Manager – Updated: 6:39 AM PDT Jun 6, 2016 – Stockton, CA – (KCRA) Deputies were called about 4 p.m. Saturday to the 500 block of North Gertrude Avenue Neighbors said the man, identified as Earl Stephens Jr., 43, of Stockton, […]


Antoinette Brown (52) – Dallas, TX – Killed By A Pack Of 4 Pit Bull-Mixes, Rottweiler, Shepherd & Doberman-Mixes (5/9/16)

Owners of dogs that mauled Dallas woman could face criminal charges, police chief says  – Sarah Mervosh, Breaking News Enterprise reporter – 5/8/16 Dallas Police Chief David Brown took to Twitter on Sunday to explain why his department waited nearly a week to disclose that a woman had been mauled by a […]


Adonis Reddick (45) – St. Louis County, MO – Killed By His Own Pit Bull (5/9/16)

Advocate for people with disabilities killed by dog in his St. Louis County home, police say By Joel Currier St. Louis Post-Dispatch – May 11, 2016 ST. LOUIS COUNTY • A man who advocated for others in the region who have disabilities was attacked and killed by one of his own pit […]


Sebastian Caban (3 days) – San Diego, CA – Killed By The Family Pit Bull-Mix While Lying In Bed With His Parents (4/21/16)

Rescue Dog in Baby’s Death Euthanized at Owner’s Decision: Dept. Animal Services The newborn, Sebastian Caban, was with his parents and the family dog in a bed on April 21 when the mother suddenly coughed, according to an autopsy report. By R. Stickney – Published at 12:15 PM PDT on Apr 27, […]


Sonda Dyan Tyson (66) – Leesburg, FL – Killed By Her Own Pit Bull-Bullmastiff mix (3/31/16) 2

Leesburg police identify woman mauled to death by her dog Ryan Gillespie – Contact Reporter – Orlando Sentinel – (4/1/16) Leesburg police today identified the woman they believed was mauled by her own dog Thursday night as Sonda Tyson, a 66-year-old grandmother. Tyson was found by her granddaughter and daughter-in-law lying in a pool […]


Bessie Flowers (86) – Charlotte, NC – Killed By Her Daughter’s 2 Pit Bulls While Visiting (3/28/16)

Relatives mourn 86-year-old woman killed by family pit bulls by: Alexa Ashwell, Paul Boyd Updated: Mar 30, 2016 – 8:50 AM CHARLOTTE, N.C. – An 86-year-old woman died after a dog attack in a south Charlotte home Monday afternoon, according to police. The call came in around 12:56 p.m. on […]