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Family's pet German shepherd mauls 11-year-old to death in shocking attack

THE ASIAN AGE
Published : Oct 16, 2017, 5:44 pm IST
Updated : Oct 16, 2017, 5:44 pm IST

Police are investigating the circumstances of the ghastly attack and a post-mortem will be conducted soon.

The boy's father is assisting the police (Photo: Pixabay)
 The boy's father is assisting the police (Photo: Pixabay)

Dogs are considered to be man’s best friend for traits like loyalty and are often trusted by many across the globe for their security. But some incidents can make people question how far they can trust their pets.

In a disturbing incident an 11-year-old boy was found covered in blood after he was mauled to death by the family dog. Police believe that cuts on the boy’s body were caused by a vicious attack by the Alsatian belonging to the family.

The father of the victim Ryan Busa is assisting with police inquiries and a post-mortem will be carried out soon. The incident has come across as appalling for many as people took to social media to express their shock.

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