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Dog Attacks One Year-Old In Manchester

beware of dogA one year-old Manchester girl is recovering at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital from dog bites. According to Manchester Police Officer Ernie Colvin, Bailey Hall was attacked Friday by the dog while at her grandmother’s, residence at 619 Henley Street in Manchester.
Police say that the dog was eating animal crackers off of the floor that had spilled when the child went to get one. The dog then attacked the girl and bit her several times on her head. Family members got the dog off of the child and notified police.
The 135 lb White Pit Bulldog was placed in an animal control truck and during transport to Manchester Animal Control the dog died while in route.
An animal autopsy, is to be performed on the dog to determine the cause of death.
Meanwhile the child continues to be recover from the attack.