|WOMAN KILLED BY HER TWO PIT BULLS|
October, 06 2007
MIDDLEBURG, Fla. -- Two pit bull terriers fatally attacked
their owner who had raised them since birth, authorities
said Tuesday. Tina Marie Canterbury, 42, was walking to her
back yard when the 2-year-old redbone pit bull terriers
attacked her, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.
One of Canterbury's sons tried to help her, but the dogs
attacked him. He was not seriously injured, authorities
A family friend shot at the dogs to scare them away. A
deputy shot one of the dogs. The other dog ran away but was
found two hours later and killed, authorities said.
Clay County Sheriff Rick Beseler said he couldn't remember
such a severe dog attack since becoming sheriff three years
There were no signs of dog fighting or other abuse at the
Canterbury home, authorities said.
Credit : By Associated Press
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