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UK girl dies in suspected dog attack

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 00:42

March 27 - A 14-year-old girl dies in Greater Manchester after sustaining fatal wounds consistent with a dog attack. Sarah Charlton reports.

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A 14-year-old girl has been killed in Greater Manchester in a suspected attack by a pack of dogs. Police found Jade Anderson's body at a house where she is thought to have been meeting a friend. Officers were confronted by dogs they described as "aggressive" and "out of control". Local residents said Jade was eating when the animals attacked. SOUNDBITE: (English) NEIGHBOUR, JOSHUA THOMAS, SAYING: "She's run to the shop to get a pie, and when she's come back, she's come in with pie and the dogs went for it." Police marksmen shot dead four of the dogs and contained a fifth. No one else is thought to have been present at the time of the attack.

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UK girl dies in suspected dog attack

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 - 00:42