Friday, February 3, 2017

Illinois: Dog killed after biting Chicago Police officer in Pilsen

ILLINOIS -- A dog was killed after biting a Chicago Police officer Thursday morning in the Pilsen neighborhood on the Near West Side.

About 11:30 a.m., officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 1600-block of South Wood, according to Chicago Police.

During the investigation, a dog bit an officer in the hand and leg and was "destroyed," police said.

The officer was taken to Rush University Medical Center, where his condition stabilized.

(WLS-TV - Feb 2, 2017)