A one-and-a-half-year-old girl died of her injuries in hospital on Monday March 21 in the United Kingdom.
A terrible drama unfolded on Monday March 21 in the United Kingdom.
A 17 month old girl Bella Rae Birch was attacked in his home in St-Helens near Liverpool by the dog his parents had just acquired a week earlier.
The dog one Pit Bull Terrier type American Bull attacked her for some unknown reason.
Repeatedly bitten and mutilated by the dog
The little girl was bitten many times and mutilated by the animal.
Alerted by the cries of parents, neighbors came to help to try to provide first aid while waiting for help, as reported by the BBC.
Still alive, she was rushed to hospital but unfortunately she is died a few minutes later from her injuries.
The slaughtered dog, an open investigation into its origins
Merseyside Police dispatched to the scene shot the dog.
Before declaring that analyzes would be carried out in order to carry out breed checks of the animal and on the legality to own one.
Besides, an investigation is in progress for iidentify previous owners of the dog who sold the animal to the family.
A ceremony will be organized on Wednesday, March 30.