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Police: Pit Bull attacks child in Greenville

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GREENVILLE, N.C. -

Greenville Police say a 5-year-old child was attacked by his neighbor's dog.

It happened around 6 o'clock last night on Oak Bend Drive.

Police say the child was playing in the yard of a duplex when a neighbor's pit bull escaped.

The child was bit in the lower leg and was taken to Vidant Medical Center with puncture wounds.

Animal control is now investigating the case.

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