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Officers find owner of dog that bit 2-year-old

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Aug 27 2013 03:04:14 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 27 2013 04:45:43 PM CDT
GREENVILLE, PITT COUNTY -

Police said they have identified the owner of a dog that bit a 2-year-old child at a park in Greenville.

According to investigators, the large dog bit the toddler at about 3:30 p.m. Monday at the off-leash dog park on North Ash Street. The child suffered minor injuries, police said.

Investigators said the dog's owner was working with Animal Control to make sure the animal is up-to-date with its rabies shots. No criminal charges will be filed, police said.

According to park rules, small children shorter than 4'7'' areĀ  not allowed to enter.