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1-year-old in serious condition, man injured after Detroit dog attack

Boy suffered bites to neck

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DETROIT – A 1-year-old boy is in serious condition after a neighbor’s dog attacked him Tuesday in Detroit, police said.

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Police said the dog slipped out of its chain on Rosemont Avenue near 8 Mile Road.

The boy was bitten on his neck. He is listed in serious condition at Children’s Hospital, while a 46-year-old man who suffered lacerations on his arm is being treated at Sinai-Grace Hospital.

Police said animal control is on the way to the scene.


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