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3 injured by dog in Md.

Monday - 8/19/2013, 7:10pm  ET

SHADY SIDE, Md. (AP) -- Anne Arundel County police say a dog injured three people in Shady Side.

It happened about 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Police say a 29-year-old woman went to pet a 2-year-old Pit Bull/Labrador mix on a cable lead in the front yard of a home when the dog bit her and a teenage girl who tried to stop the attack.

Officers say the dog slide out of its collar and injured the teenager's arm. A 56-year-old also intervened and was slightly injured.

The dog's owners caught the dog. Animal Control officers took the dog.

The 29-year-old woman was taken to a hospital. The other two were treated at the scene.


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