A dog and owner in Fall River are up for a dangerousness hearing after the pet bit a city resident.
According to Lt. Gregory Wiley, Animal Control stated that on August 21, 2021 a tan male pitbull escaped from a fenced in yard on Lincoln Avenue and bit a male in the abdomen who was walking in that area.
The victim was treated at a near by hospital for his injury.
Animal Control was notified about the incident on August 24, 2021 and put a 10 day quarantine on the dog.
The dangerousness hearing was scheduled by Animal Control for September 30, 2021.