EST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) – A pit bull has been put down after West Haven police say it attacked two people.
Police and fire crews responded to a home on Island Lane last Wednesday night.
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According to police, the dog severely bit a 44-year-old man on his forearm. He was sent to the hospital.
Officials say a second victim who tried rescuing that man was also attacked by the dog.
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The dog was taken under control and eventually euthanized.