2011 Dog Bite Fatality: Ardmore Man Mauled to Death by Chained Pit Bull

From left: breeding bitches with docked tails, blood spattered porch and neighbor. Dog Owners Convicted UPDATE 09/28/11: A Carter County jury took just three hours to convict a couple of charges in connection to the dog mauling death of Virgil Cantrell. Rickey Lynn Grant and his wife, Lisa Kay Bloxham-Grant, were convicted with ownership of a dangerous dog causing the death of a person. The jury's sentencing recommendation was that each pay a $5,000 fine. This is a far lower… [Read full blog post]