(CBS DETROIT) – Roseville Police say the dog owner of two pit bulls that attacked a 45-year-old woman and killed her 10-month-old beagle has been charged.
A woman has now been charged with one count of dangerous animal causing serious injury, which is a four-year felony.READ MORE: Michigan Reports 7,733 New COVID-19 Cases, 35 Deaths
Police say the owner surrendered the dogs to Roseville Detectives on Oct. 22.
Officers responded to a report of a dog attacking another dog Monday at 6:20 p.m. in the area of Frazho Road and Kathy Street.
When officers arrived, they saw a 45-year-old Roseville woman on the ground with several dog bites to her legs and arms and a deceased 10-month-old Beagle named Bella .
The woman was walking her dog, Bella, when police say they were attacked by two loose dogs.
Witnesses say the two were attacked by suspected pit bulls.READ MORE: Fall Hayrides Begin Oct. 1 At Heritage Park In Farmington Hills
A 69-year-old Roseville man was injured from fighting with the dogs to save the woman from having more severe injuries.
Police say a 32-year-old Roseville woman also interceded and was bitten several times.Ballot Drive: Join Michigan With National Popular Vote Pact
© 2020 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.