Baby Mauled to Death by Family Pit Bull

In Dallas, a ten week old baby is mauled and killed by the family pit bull.

Police say the attack happened when the baby’s father briefly left the room. The mother was bitten twice as she tried to get the dog off of the child. The father eventually separated the dog, and dragged it into the backyard where he shot it. The baby was rushed to hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. Child Protective Services is investigating the incident.