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Boy injured in dog attack in Boston, cops say

Boy injured in dog attack in Boston, cops say
The child was bitten in the neck, arm and groin and he was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening after an off-duty cop intervened, authorities said.

xml:space="preserve"> xml:space="preserve"> A dog mauled an 11-year-old boy in Boston on Wednesday before an off-duty police officer intervened, firing his gun to stop the attack, cops said.Cops said a dog was attacked by a pit bull around noon in Boston.(Shutterstock) Cops said the attack took place around 12:09 p.The shooting is being investigated by the city’s firearm discharge investigative team, cops said.

It wasn’t immediately clear if the dog, identified as a pit bull, was stuck by the gunfire.Gross said another pit bull was being restrained during the attack.

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