Family Pit Bull Kills Infant

KALAMAZOO (WWJ) – A 10-day-old boy is dead after apparently being attacked by a family dog.

Kalamazoo police say the family’s pit bull terrier mauled the baby sometime around 4:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police say that the baby’s mother and 2-year-old sibling were home at the time of the attack. The dog has been quarantined as police investigate the death.

The infant was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police did not provide any other information, adding their investigation is continuing.

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