Pitbulls shot dead after they maul 3-year-old to death

2016-05-19 17:34


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Durban - Two pitbulls were shot dead after they mauled a 3-year-old boy to death in Umlazi, police said on Thursday. 

Lieutenant Nqobile Gwala said the police could not divulge more information on the matter since the case was still under investigation.

An inquest docket was opened at Umlazi police station.

Amukelani Fanelesibonge Bhengu was attacked by the family dogs on Monday.

Gwala said the boy had sustained serious head injuries.

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