Caught on Camera: 8-year-old girl mauled by pit bull

Caught on Camera: 8-year-old girl mauled by pit bull
Caught on Camera: 8-year-old girl mauled by pit bull (KTLA/CNN)

SAN BERNARDINO, Ca. (WFLA) – Surveillance video shows an 8-year-old girl being attacked by a pit bull in Southern California.

Gabby Jones was walking to school when the terrifying attack by a neighborhood dog happened, according to KTLA.

Video from a neighbor’s home shows Gabby on the sidewalk. A dog can be seen running towards her, grabbing the girls arm, pulling her to the ground and biting the girls face.

“I thought that my life was going to end right there,” Gabby said. “It bit me on my leg and then went up to my ear. That’s when that guy came and started hitting him and kicking the dog,” she said.

Two alert neighbors came running to the girls aid.

As for the owner of the dog, he has apologized to Gabby and her family. According to WNBC, the owner had the dog euthanized.

WHAT OTHERS ARE CLICKING ON RIGHT NOW

Blue_download_app_button

WFLA.com provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s