A 7-year-old boy from Kenosha sustained serious injuries after a pit bull attacked him while he was playing.
According to the report from nbc15.com, the attack happened on Friday, November 22 when the boy, who was at his cousin’s home, disturbed a pit bull by making noise. The boy, whose name was withheld, was rushed to the Children’s Hospital in Wauwatosa after sustaining serious injuries from the attack. The boy’s mother, who helped ward off the dog, was also treated for wounds.
Police cited the pit bull owner after the dog was found to be unlicensed and not having its proper vaccines.
Dog attacks can have devastating and traumatic repercussions, something for which the Madison-based legal team at Habush Habush & Rottier S.C.® believes the owner should be held liable. Call us at (800) 242-2874 to discuss how we might be able to help you take such action if you’ve been harmed by a dog due to the owner’s negligence.