Elba Dog Attack

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A six-year-old Elba girl is mauled by her grandmother's pit bulldog, and the child's aunt is arrested for making a false report to police. Elba police say Jena Wood gave a false account of what happened in order to save the dog from being destroyed. The 35-year-old was booked and released under a five-hundred dollar bond. The child reportedly received severe facial wounds after going to see the dog in the grandmother's backyard. The girl's wounds required reconstructive surgery. The dog was tested for rabies which came back "negative". The animal has since been put down.
Authorities say it's disturbing those family members of the six-year-old covered-up for the dog over the well-being of the little girl. The child faces additional surgeries due to the injuries received....

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