Harold Phillips, 35, died Friday after sustaining devastating injuries by pit bulls.
Medically Induced Coma
Detroit, MI - A 35-year old man, who was viciously attacked by three pit bulls on Monday, died Friday evening. A GoFundMe for Harold Phillips stated yesterday that his "condition at this time isn't improving. his organs are shutting down." The attack occurred at 8:15 pm Monday on West Chicago and Longacre Street, after Phillips exited a bus and started to walk home. A… [Read full blog post]
Lovell Anderson, 4, was killed by a loose pit bull while playing in his grandmother's backyard.
Pit Bull Kills Child
Detroit, MI - A 4-year old boy is dead after being mauled by a pit bull. The attack occurred about 3:00 pm in the 9300 block of Pierson Street. The child was playing in the fenced-in backyard of his grandmother's home when the dog grabbed the child through the fence. Detroit Police Cmdr. Arnold Williams told CBS News, "She actually had to pull the child away because t… [Read full blog post]
Daniel Bonacorsi, 58, was killed by a pair of pit bulls inside a boarded-up vacant Detroit building.
Man Killed by Pit Bulls
Detroit, MI - A 58-year old man was discovered dead inside a boarded-up vacant building on Tuesday. Police believe the man was attacked and killed by two pit bulls being kept in the building. The man was found around 1:30 pm inside an expansive vacant building in the 5400 block of West Fourth Street. According to Detroit police Cpl. Dan Donakowski, the man h… [Read full blog post]
Benjamin Cobb, 4-years old, was killed by a pit bull his family was housing in Hazel Park.
Dog Owner Named
UPDATE 10/29/20: On the 1-year anniversary of Benjamin Cobb's death -- who was killed by a pit bull that "detonated" like a bomb inside his home -- this is what the dog's owner, Chris Mallory, told Benjamin's mother. It is so dreadful that we will not quote any portion. Brandi Halterman had been housing the pit bull, "Bolo," for less than a day when the dog attacked. Bolo was all… [Read full blog post]