A teenager was injured, badly enough to require treatment at a hospital, after three men grabbed him and dangled him over a chain-link fence into a yard where a dog was held. According to Newsday, the incident happened on Saturday evening in Hempstead, Long Island, New York – a 14-year-old boy was bitten multiple times on his leg after the dog inside of the fence attacked.
One person has been arrested for the cruel incident – according to ABC 7 news, 18-year-old Christian Siley is facing charges for assault and endangering the welfare of a child – he has pleaded not guilty to the charges.
The authorities are still searching for the two other men who are believed to be involved in the incident – anyone with information about this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.
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