Pit bulls roam East Erie, bites one

Local News

Two dogs attacked a woman in the 1000 block of McCarter Avenue just after 11 this morning.

Eyewitnesses say the 33-year-old woman was walking on McCarter with another person, who was carrying groceries, when the two pit bulls attacked.

Animal Enforcement Officer Rob Culbertson says both dogs bit the victim, leaving two puncture wonder in her right arm and scraping her left arm.

The dogs were strays and were captured by Culbertson in a nearby field before anyone else was injured. 

The dogs were taken to the humane society following the incident.

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