Woman Mauled by 3 Pit Bull Dogs in her Yard
ANZA, Calif. (Dec. 17, 2018) — A woman was airlifted to a hospital after suffering suffered serious injuries Saturday morning following an attack by three pit bull dogs while out in her yard in southwest Riverside County.
Riverside County Animal Services has impounded the dogs described as pit bulls or pit bull mixes at the San Jacinto Valley Animal Campus.
The woman was severely injured by the dogs who attacked her about 10 a.m. as she was doing laundry on her Mitchell Road property. At this time there are no witnesses, but an investigation into what led to the attack is ongoing.
The owner of the animals has been identified by Animal Services, but not identified publicly at this time. The person was arrested by sheriff’s deputies due to having a possible felony warrant. It’s unknown why the dogs were on the loose. An investigation into the incident is being conducted by the Riverside County Sheriff’s Department.
Pit Bull Attack Investigation
At this time, police are investigating the attack and will determine what criminal charges are warranted.
We offer our heartfelt prayers to the woman who was injured.
If a negligent dog owner has allowed their animals to attack or injure you or a loved one, there are grounds to file a personal injury claim. While this is always a personal decision, for many the financial losses associated with a such a traumatic event can be significant.
If you, or your loved one, have been hurt in a California dog attack, we urge you to contact Johnson Attorneys Group today and speak with one of our experienced personal injury lawyers to help you. We will bring our expertise to your case and guide you every step of the way. Give our office a call at 855-703-4186 for a free consultation.