Pit Bull Shot After Children Threatened
Lamont, CA - A sheriff's deputy shot and killed a pit bull Sunday after it allegedly killed another dog and threatened several children. When deputies tried to capture the dog for animal control the pit bull became aggressive.
The senior deputy at the sheriff's department said the officer “needed to protect herself from that dog and shot the dog."
The dog was shot at least twice. It’s unknown who the owner of the dog was or if the children were injured.