Update 4/7/17: The victim of the dog mauling has been identified as 82-year-old Cecille Short
A horrific and tragic incident unfolded in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, on Thursday afternoon. According to KOCO News, a woman who was walking her own dog was fatally mauled by two off-leash dogs who launched a vicious attack in the area of the 8500 block of Willow Creek Boulevard.
The dogs responsible for the fatal attack were described as “very large dogs.” One of the dogs was shot by a responding officer and another was intentionally struck with a police vehicle; the dog struck by the vehicle survived and was taken to the Oklahoma City Animal Welfare facility for treatment.
The woman and her small dog both perished in the attack. The woman who was killed has not yet been identified – the investigation into this horrific tragedy continues. Anyone who witnessed the attack is asked to reach out to the police at the homicide tip line, (405)297-1200.
(Screenshot via KOCO News)
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