Georgia toddler mauled to death by 2 pit bulls

HARTWELL, Georgia (WDEF) – Police have now charged the grandmother for the death of her 20 month old grandson.

She was baby sitting him when he was attacked by her two put bulls.

A report says Sandra Adams was coming back inside when the dogs knocked her over and ran outside to attack the infant.

She faces second-degree- murder.


HARTWELL, Ga. (AP) – A toddler mauled by two pit bulls in Georgia has died.

News outlets report that Hart County Deputy Coroner Scott Boleman says the 20-month-old boy was attacked in the backyard of a Hartwell home Tuesday. Boleman says the child’s parents took him to Reddy Urgent Care, where he was pronounced dead.

Hart County Sheriff Mike Cleveland says the child lived at the home with the dogs. He says the dogs will be observed for the next 24 to 48 hours before being euthanized.

The child’s identity has not been released.

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