NYPD officer attacked by pit bull on the job

A police officer was bitten by a pit bull while working in Mott Haven this morning.

A police officer was bitten by a pit bull while working in Mott Haven this morning. (1/11/13)

THE BRONX - An NYPD officer is recovering after being bitten by a pit bull while on the job in Mott Haven.

Police had entered an apartment building on 141st Street when the dog allegedly bit the officer at around 7 a.m. The cop was taken to Jacobi Medical Center, treated and released.

It's unclear why police were in the building, but one witness says he was told there was a raid.


 

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