Chesapeake 4-year-old bitten in face by dog

Posted at 2:20 PM, Dec 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-01 14:35:07-05

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Chesapeake Police say a 4-year-old boy was bitten in the face by a dog on Friday afternoon.

The incident occurred in the 700 block of Stewart Street in South Norfolk.

The child was transported to Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters in Norfolk with non-life threatening injuries.

The dog is described as a bulldog mix and is currently in the custody of Animal Services.

The incident is under investigation.

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