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Pit bull to be euthanized after attack on 5-year-old

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) -

HENDERSON, TX (KLTV) - Officials in Rusk County have decided that a dog involved in an attack on a 5-year-old will be euthanized.

Authorities in Henderson say the attack happened on Regent Street.

Relatives say Elijah-Juan Jimison, 5, was playing outside when a neighbor's pit bull mix broke free from its chain and attacked.

Elijah-Juan received wounds on his arm and head. He has since recovered.

A judge ordered the dog euthanized after it was determined to be too aggressive.


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