According to wsbtv.com, a 10-year-old boy and a woman trying to help him were mauled by two dogs in McDonough.
The boy, Mikhail Jackson, reported that as he was walking home from school near a Preston Creek townhouse complex, a garage door opened and two large dogs ran out. Jackson said he started running, but the dogs started an attack.
According to the article on wsbtv.com, the girlfriend of the dogs’ owner chased the dogs and tried to protect the boy by jumping on him. She was also injured in the attack and required 15 stitches in her leg.
Jackson was injured on his cheek, forehead, back, legs and arms and required multiple stitches.
The dogs have been labeled dangerous by Animal Control, and a hearing with be held to determine if they will be returned to their owner.
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