GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD)– A five month old infant is recovering after being attacked by a dog.
It happened on Diamond Avenue Southeast in Grand Rapids around 10 p.m. Friday.
Police say they got a report that the dog was attacking a baby. When police arrived, they tried to catch the dog, but it started attacking officers.
Police on scene shot and killed the dog.
Officials told 24 Hour News 8 that the dog was a family pet.
Police did not know the infant’s current condition, but it is believed the infant had non-life threatening injuries.