pit bull


Officials: Teen Woken By Pit Bull Before Escaping House Fire

Fire officials say a teenager was woken up by his dog shortly before escaping an early-morning house fire in Muskegon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/13/2015

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Separate Pit Bull Attacks Injure Police Officer, Grand Rapids Boy

A Harper Woods police officer has been treated for injuries, after he was wounded while trying to shoot a vicious dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2014

Authorities Say 3-Year-Old Boy May Lose His Eye Following Pit Bull Attack

A Pontiac boy is hospitalized, facing multiple surgeries, after he was attacked by the family dog.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2014

Man Shoots Neighbor’s ‘Menacing’ Pit Bull In Macomb County

The shooting happened after the homeowner called 911 and requested assistance, saying he was being “menaced” by a neighbor’s pit bull.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/14/2014

Nicholas Conley, left; and Benjamin Conley. (Booking photos)

Brothers Charged In Stabbing, Hanging Of Pit Bull

Benjamin and Nicholas Conley are charged with animal killing — a 4-year felony.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2013

Detroit Woman Tackled To Ground, Mauled By Dogs On Porch

A Detroit woman is hospitalized after being attacked by two dogs as she sat on her front porch.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/17/2013


Police Kill Dog While Investigating Snowball Complaint

Police in West Michigan responding to a complaint about snowballs fatally shot a pit bull that officers say was sent to attack them.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/27/2013

Lansing Man Beaten, Dog Killed In Robbery

Authorities say a Lansing man has been beaten and his dog was killed during a robbery at his home.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/31/2012

Boyfriend Allegedly Orders Pit Bull To Attack Girlfriend, Bitten Over 20 Times

A Monroe County woman told police she was bitten over 20 times by a pit bull that her boyfriend allegedly ordered to attack her during a violent domestic dispute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2012


Funeral Set For Baby Killed By Pit Bull In Detroit

Funeral services are this week for a 3-week-old girl killed by a pit bull attack in Detroit after her mother put her car seat on the floor of a house.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/08/2012