Employer 'watched' as dogs maul domestic

2011-05-30 08:01

Vereeniging - A domestic worker has accused her employer of simply watching while their three vicious dogs attacked her, the Sowetan newspaper reported on Monday.

"I thought the dogs were going to kill me and frantically scream," said Lerato Masemola from her bed at Kopanong Hospital near Vereeniging where she is being treated for bites on her right leg.

But her employers Rudi and Karin Reinecke said on Sunday, that Masemola sustained her injuries when she fell from their high wall when she tried to scale it.

"As the dog grabbed and removed chunks of my flesh I scream to get their attention but they just stood and watched," Masemola said.

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